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Ryan T. Brown

Partner

(312) 980-6762
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Chicago
One North Franklin
Suite 800
Chicago, IL 60606


St. Louis
75 W. Lockwood Ave.
Suite 222
Webster Groves, MO 63119


Education

J.D. University of Illinois College of Law

B.A. University of Illinois

Ryan Brown is the founding partner of the Chicago office of Gordon & Rees, and he currently works from both the Chicago and St. Louis offices. Mr. Brown is a litigator whose practice focuses primarily upon insurance coverage, professional liability, and employment defense matters.

In his insurance practice, Mr. Brown has successfully litigated numerous complex coverage issues through judgment, including issues of insurer bad faith, rescission, duty to defend, estoppel, prior knowledge, and late notice. Mr. Brown also serves as claims management counsel for certain London-based insurers in relation to D&O and E&O claims. In addition, Mr. Brown regularly defends professionals, including lawyers, accountants, and insurance producers, in administrative and civil proceedings throughout the Midwest. Finally, Mr. Brown has represented employers in both state and federal courts in Illinois, Missouri and Wisconsin against a wide-array of allegations, including discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wage-and-hour violations.

In addition to his core practice areas, Mr. Brown has successfully litigated complex and contentious disputes involving commercial agreements, business torts, intellectual property, white collar crime, consumer class actions, and wrongful death.

Admissions

Illinois
Iowa
Missouri
Wisconsin
U.S. District Court, Central, Northern, and Southern Districts of Illinois
U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana
U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Illinois
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Memberships

Professional Liability Underwriting Society
DRI-The Voice of the Defense Bar
American Bar Association

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Contact

(312) 980-6762

rtbrown@gordonrees.com


Offices

Chicago

St. Louis

Education

J.D. University of Illinois College of Law

B.A. University of Illinois

Ryan T. Brown

Partner

Practices

Biography

Ryan Brown is the founding partner of the Chicago office of Gordon & Rees, and he currently works from both the Chicago and St. Louis offices. Mr. Brown is a litigator whose practice focuses primarily upon insurance coverage, professional liability, and employment defense matters.

In his insurance practice, Mr. Brown has successfully litigated numerous complex coverage issues through judgment, including issues of insurer bad faith, rescission, duty to defend, estoppel, prior knowledge, and late notice. Mr. Brown also serves as claims management counsel for certain London-based insurers in relation to D&O and E&O claims. In addition, Mr. Brown regularly defends professionals, including lawyers, accountants, and insurance producers, in administrative and civil proceedings throughout the Midwest. Finally, Mr. Brown has represented employers in both state and federal courts in Illinois, Missouri and Wisconsin against a wide-array of allegations, including discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wage-and-hour violations.

In addition to his core practice areas, Mr. Brown has successfully litigated complex and contentious disputes involving commercial agreements, business torts, intellectual property, white collar crime, consumer class actions, and wrongful death.

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Admissions

Illinois
Iowa
Missouri
Wisconsin
U.S. District Court, Central, Northern, and Southern Districts of Illinois
U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana
U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Illinois
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Memberships

Professional Liability Underwriting Society
DRI-The Voice of the Defense Bar
American Bar Association

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