Brian D. Netter
Brian Netter is a partner in the Washington DC office. A former law clerk to Justice Stephen Breyer on the US Supreme Court, Brian briefs and argues high profile and legally complex cases covering a broad range of substantive areas, including administrative law, constitutional law, and ERISA.
Much of Brian’s work involves issues of first impression in the federal courts. He is currently co-lead counsel to the District of Columbia Council in litigation against the Mayor about the District’s right to spend local tax dollars. On three occasions, Brian’s innovative work has been recognized in The National Law Journal’s “Appellate Hot List.” Brian has also been recognized by Washington DC Super Lawyers as an emerging star in appeals.