Brian M. Wagner is a skilled trial attorney. Colleagues, adversaries, and judges alike praise his ability to relate and persuade a jury. As a Brooklyn prosecutor, Mr. Wagner was lead counsel on numerous serious cases that garnered local press attention. He relies on his experience of having tried over 25 cases to verdict to understand the strengths and weaknesses of every legal matter he analyzes.
Mr. Wagner’s practice focuses on criminal law, personal injury, medical malpractice, and civil rights violations. Additionally, a significant portion of his practice is devoted to representing police officers accused of misconduct or violating departmental regulations. Mr. Wagner uses his intimate knowledge of how police departments operate to best serve his clients.
National television and radio programs often feature Mr. Wagner as an expert commentator on legal issues in the news. He has previously appeared on such networks as:
- Emory University School of Law, J.D.
- Boston University, B.A.
- New York
- New Jersey
- Southern District of New York
- Eastern District of New York