Brian Walsh is the leader of the Restructuring and Insolvency practice group at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner. He represents debtors, secured lenders, asset purchasers and other interested parties in Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases, receiverships, workouts and distressed transactions. He also regularly advises borrowers, lenders and corporate officers and directors about their alternatives and duties in situations involving insolvency or financial distress. He is a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy.
Mr. Walsh also is an experienced appellate advocate. He has presented oral argument before the Supreme Court of the United States, and he acts regularly as lead counsel in appeals throughout the United States, many of which involve debtor-creditor issues. He also taught as an adjunct professor in the Appellate Clinic at Washington University Law School for eight years, and he served as the President of the Eighth Circuit Bar Association in 2017.
After graduating from law school, Mr. Walsh served as law clerk to the Hon. Pasco M. Bowman of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit.