Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
Brad chairs the firm’s Financial Services Litigation Department and is co-chair of the firm’s appeals and issues practice. He has broad experience in complex litigation, with emphasis on business torts, finance, securities, and products liability. He is listed in The Best Lawyers in America in seven different litigation categories: Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Banking and Finance, Securities, Personal Injury, Product Liability, and First Amendment. His clients include banks, financial services firms and manufacturers.
He has defended class actions in pretrial proceedings, at trial, and in appellate courts. He is also experienced in arbitration before American Arbitration Association, JAMS, and securities arbitration panels, and in related proceedings in trial and appellate courts.
He maintains an active appellate practice and was founding chair of the Appellate Practice Section of the North Carolina Bar Association. He is also a past chair of the Appellate Rules Committee of the NCBA, which serves as a liaison between the state's appellate bench and bar. He has represented appellants, appellees and amici curiae in North Carolina's appellate courts.
Brad was a law clerk to the Honorable Joseph H. Young of the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland. As an undergraduate at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, he was the associate editor of The Daily Tar Heel and Outstanding Graduate of the School of Journalism.
|Areas of Practice||1) Commercial Litigation, 2) Appeals and Issues, 3) Class Action, 4) Securities Litigation and 5) Media and First Amendment|
|Law School||University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1986|
|Education||University of North Carolina, A.B., 1981|
|Bar Member / Association||North Carolina State Bar Association|
|Most recent firm||McGuireWoods LLP|
We are a full-service civil litigation firm dedicated to providing our clients with the highest quality legal representation. A Martindale-Hubbell AV rated law firm and listed with A.M. Best's Directo...
Associate Estate Planning Attorney
If you are looking for a traditional associate position working for demanding partners, 40+ hours a week with a full salary, billable hours and doing the traditional grunt work of an associate, then t...
Legal Counsel Iii
Legal Counsel III The candidate as an individual contributor in the North America Commercial Team, will join a collaborative group of attorneys with an interesting and diverse technology law practice...
|+ View more jobs|
A. Harrison Barnes is a well-known attorney throughout the United States. As a member of the Malibu community, Harrison is committed to serving the needs of Malibu residents and businesses in legal matters.
Benjamin P. Smith is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. He is a trial lawyer with a particular focus on high-stakes disputes in the biotechnology, medical device, and internet industries.