Eckert Seamans welcomes Brian O’Neill to Wilmington office

Eckert Seamans is pleased to welcome Brian O’Neill as a new member of its Wilmington office and Litigation Division. O’Neill focuses his practice in the areas of corporate and commercial litigation – representing corporate entities and stockholders, members, and partners in complex litigation matters. His practice includes stockholder disputes, both direct and derivative, with respect to domestic and foreign corporations, as well as membership and partnership disputes within limited liability companies, partnerships and other related entities. O’Neill represents clients in both federal and state courts in Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey.

In addition to appearing in federal district courts and state courts, O’Neill has also represented creditors in Bankruptcy Court and property owners throughout southeastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey in real property tax assessment appeal litigation.

O’Neill is a contributor to the Delaware Corporate and Commercial Litigation Blog, founded by Francis G.X. Pileggi, member-in-charge of the firm’s Wilmington office. In addition, he often speaks before professional organizations about the financial aspects of corporate and commercial litigation.

O’Neill earned his LL.M. in securities and financial regulation from Georgetown University Law Center, where he was awarded the Thomas Bradbury Chetwood, S.J. Prize for the most distinguished academic performance. He earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from Boston University School of Law, and his B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania.