North Carolina State University, Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, Cum Laude
North Carolina Central University School of Law, Juris Doctor
Professional Membership
North Carolina Bar
North Carolina Bar Association - Real Property Section
Wake County Real Property Lawyers Association
Wake County Bar Association

Brian focuses his practice on commercial real estate transactional and leasing matters. He has a wide range of experience in many different areas of real estate law and serves clients in the areas of acquisition, disposition, leasing, and financing of multi-family, medical office, land development, and retail properties.

Prior to joining Adams | Howell, Brian was a Partner with another Raleigh firm where he focused on commercial real estate, lender representation and Business law. He provided legal counsel to several regional and national health services and biopharma companies, and assisted investors with the negotiation, acquisition, disposition and “like-kind” exchange of commercial properties.

Brian is a native of Wilson, North Carolina, but has lived in the Raleigh area for over 20 years. Prior to joining the legal field, he was a chemist for a global pharmaceutical company in the Triangle focusing on inhalation product development.