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Brian E. Farnan

919 North Market Street
12th Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801

P: 302-777-0336
F: 302-777-0301

Brian E. Farnan

Brian has tried numerous jury trials and bench trials in Delaware’s federal and state courts and also regularly assists out of state counsel as Delaware Counsel in high stakes litigation. Brian’s practice focuses on complex litigation generally on behalf of plaintiffs in patent litigation, shareholder suits, wrongful death actions, and bankruptcy litigation. Brian has also successfully litigated several pro bono cases on behalf of prisoners.

Brian is a recipient of the Delaware District Court’s Layton Award which is given by the Court to recipients in recognition of their legal acumen and professional decorum. Brian also has been listed as a leading lawyer in several publications, including IAM Patent 1000, Chambers USA, and Million Dollar Advocates.

Brian has served on the Third Circuit Advisory Committee and currently serves as counsel to the Delaware District Court in a disciplinary matter and on the Delaware Supreme Court’s Trial Procedures Subcommittee.


  • Dickinson College, B.A., cum laude, 1998
  • Wake Forest University, J.D, 2001

Bar Admissions

  • Delaware
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania

Our Attorneys

Joseph J. Farnan Jr.
Sue L. Robinson
Joseph J. Farnan, III
Brian E. Farnan
Michael J. Farnan
Rosemary J. Piergiovanni