Brian is a member of Kenison, Dudley & Crawford, LLC and practices in the firm’s Columbia, SC office. His law practice is focused primarily on construction, commercial transactions, commercial real estate, and contract litigation. He is experienced in a wide range of construction-related services: review and drafting of construction contracts, advice related to construction project management and insurance, and representation of clients in construction disputes and litigation, including mechanic’s liens, collections, and alternative dispute resolution. Brian drafts and advises clients on large commercial contracts, including agreements for the purchase and sale of goods and equipment, equipment leases, confidentiality agreements, and letters of intent. He also handles commercial real estate disputes and litigation, including collections and evictions, and he advises clients on the construction and litigation aspects of commercial lease agreements.
Brian is a member of the South Carolina Bar, the Richland and Lexington County Bar Associations, and is admitted to practice in Federal Court in South Carolina. He is a past Chair of the Construction Section of the South Carolina Bar. He has authored or co-authored a variety of materials on construction law and litigation and is a regular presenter for continuing education programs and seminars on legal matters related to the construction industry. He is actively involved in mentoring programs and was the 2017-2018 South Carolina Bar Mentor of the Year.
Brian earned his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of South Carolina. He earned his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the University of South Carolina School of Law. He is a native of Columbia, SC. Brian is married and has two children. Outside of the office, he is active in his church and in community service activities. He enjoys spending time with his family, athletics, being outdoors, traveling, and reading.