Brian A. Wall Jr.

Founding Member

215-569-8488


Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Fax: 215-569-8288

Brian A. Wall, Jr.

Is the managing partner at McCann & Wall and spends most of his time at the firm’s Philadelphia office. Raised in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, Brian was the 1981 recipient of the Thomas B. McCabe Achievement Award and attended Swarthmore College on scholarship. He graduated from Swarthmore College in 1985 with degrees in economics and psychology. While attending Swarthmore, Brian played varsity football and lacrosse, and also was elected to the Student Judiciary Committee.

Brian graduated from Villanova University School of Law in 1988. He is currently admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the State of New Jersey, the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania as well as the New Jersey District Court. His practice focuses on civil litigation in the state and federal courts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Brian has tried numerous personal injury cases involving medical malpractice, automobile accidents, construction worksite and premises liability claims. He also represents businesses involved in commercial disputes. He has represented clients in RICO, statutory insurance fraud and health care fraud matters.

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation100%

Education

Villanova University School of Law, Villanova, Pennsylvania
- J.D. – 1988
- Honors: Member, Honor Board 1985-1988

Swarthmore College
- B.A. – 1985
- Major: Economics and Psychology

Bar Admissions

Pennsylvania, 1988
New Jersey, 1988
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court District of New Jersey
U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
Supreme Court of New Jersey

Honors and Awards

Selected to Super Lawyers every consecutive year since 2007
Each of our partners were published in Philadelphia Magazine and Super Lawyers Magazine for being selected on the 2016 Super Lawyers list.
Selected as One of the Top 100 Attorneys in Pennsylvania 2009, 2012 and 2013
Selected as One of the Top 100 Attorneys in Philadelphia by Philadelphia Magazine and Law & Politics 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013
AV Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Past Employment Positions

Britt, Hankins, Schaible & Moughan, Partner, 1996 – 2005
Britt, Hankins, Schaible & Moughan , Associate, 1992 – 1996
Duane, Morris & Heckscher, Associate, 1988 – 1992

Classes/Seminars

Lecturer, “Appeals from Arbitration & Rule 1311″, 2004 Philadelphia Bench-Bar Conference, 2004
Lecturer, 9th Annual Personal Injury Institute
Lecturer, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2002
Lecturer “What’s it Worth?”, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, 2002
Lecturer, “Current Topics in the Investigation of Medical Centers”, International Association of Special Investigative Units, Delaware Valley Chapter, 2002
Lecturer, “Investigation of Insurance Fraud – A Claims Handling Perspective”, CNA/Encompass Insurance Company, 2001
Lecturer, “Current Issues in the Investigation of Medical Center Fraud”, International Association of Special Investigative Units, Delaware Valley Chapter, 2001
Lecturer, “Releases”, State Farm Insurance Company, 1999
Lecturer, “Tips on Torts: How to Handle Cases on Medical Malpractice, Products Liability and Premises Liability”, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, 1997
Lecturer, “The Proper Handling & Confidential Treatment of Patient Records and Patient Information, Training Seminar Presented to John F. Kennedy Community Mental Health/Mental Retardation Center, 1995
Lecturer, “Legal Aspects of the Medical Record”, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, 1989 – 1990
Faculty, Philadelphia Bar Association Annual Compulsory Arbitration Seminar , 1999 – 2007

Professional Associations and Memberships

The American Association for Justice
The Pennsylvania Association for Justice
Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association , Board of Directors (2011), 2005 – Present
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Philadelphia Bar Association
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, Judge Pro Tempore, 2005 – Present
Philadelphia Bar Association, Member, Compulsory Arbitration Committee, 1998 – 2007
The National Trial Lawyers – TOP 100 TRIAL LAWYERS , Member in good standing