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About Brian Borchard

  • December 26, 2021

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Brian Borchard is a litigation attorney with broad experience representing a diverse set of high-value clients across a wide range of general commercial litigation matters—including complex state and federal commercial and antitrust disputes, employment issues, and government investigations.

His subject matter experience includes breach of contract (outsourcing agreements, software implementation agreements, supply agreements, joint ventures, etc.), fraud and fraudulent inducement, products liability, breach of fiduciary duty, professional negligence, antitrust and anticompetitive conduct, state and federal False Claims Act violations, intentional and constructive fraudulent transfer, employment disputes (age/gender discrimination, non-competes, etc.), tax increment financing, unjust enrichment, and consumer fraud. Brian also provides prelitigation and non-litigation advisory counseling to clients on litigation risk, liability avoidance, and dispute resolution.

Before joining GGU, Brian practiced for more than a decade at Kirkland & Ellis LLP, where he served as a litigation partner for five years. Prior to his time at Kirkland, Brian clerked for the Honorable Cornelia G. Kennedy in the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. Brian received his law degree, with honors, from Georgetown University Law Center in 2009, where he served on the Georgetown Law Journal. He received his undergraduate degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Notre Dame in 2004. Brian has been named to the Benchmark Litigation Under 40 Hotlist five consecutive years (2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021). He was also named to the BTI Client Service All-Stars List in 2018.