Brian A. Villar

Associate

Location: Chicago

Phone: 312.606.7606

Biography

Brian A. Villar is an associate in Clausen Miller’s Chicago Office. His practice focuses on subrogation and tort litigation. Having handled the defense of a wide variety of tort cases prior to joining the firm, he has gained valuable experience in all aspects of litigation from the onset of a claim through discovery and up to trial. He has significant experience evaluating liability exposure as well as estimating the value of a case. As a result, he efficiently investigates each case and determines its strengths, weaknesses, and potential for success at trial.

Brian is a graduate of The John Marshall Law School in Chicago. While in law school, he participated in the school’s Fair Housing Legal Clinic as a 711-licensed student and clerked with a personal injury firm where he began learning how to litigate cases. After graduating, he began working in casualty defense law gaining further litigation experience to expand his practice.

Brian is a native of South Florida where he attended Florida International University and earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in History. Outside of the office, Brian spends his free time with his wife exploring Chicago’s culinary scene and participating in intramural sports with his friends.

Education

  • J.D. The John Marshall Law School, 2017
  • B.A. Florida International University, 2013

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Northern District of Illinois
  • Chicago

    Illinois 60603

    10 South LaSalle Street

    Chicago, Illinois 60603

    T: 312.855.1010 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Dennis D. Fitzpatrick

  • New York

    New York 10005

    28 Liberty Street 39th Floor

    New York, New York 10005

    T: 212.805.3900 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Carl M. Perri

  • Mission Viejo

    California 92691

    27285 Las Ramblas

    Suite 200

    Mission Viejo, California 92691

    T: 949.260.3100 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 949.260.3190 Office Managing Partner: Ian R. Feldman

  • Florham Park

    New Jersey 07932

    100 Campus Drive

    Florham Park, New Jersey 07932

    T: 973.410.4130 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 973.410.4169 Office Managing Partner: Carl M. Perri

  • Michigan City

    Indiana 46360

    200 Commerce Square

    Michigan City, Indiana 46360

    T: 219.262.6106 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partners: Paige M. Neel, Kimbley A. Kearney

  • Appleton

    Wisconsin 54914

    4650 W. Spencer Street

    Appleton, Wisconsin 54914

    T: 920.560.4658 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 920.968.4650 Office Managing Partner: Patrick L. Breen

  • Stamford

    Connecticut 06902

    68 Southfield Avenue

    2 Stamford Landing Suite 100

    Stamford, Connecticut 06902

    T: 203.921.0303 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Matthew J. Van Dusen

  • Tampa

    Florida 33609

    4830 West Kennedy Boulevard, One Urban Center

    Suite 600

    Tampa, Florida 33609

    T: 813.509.2578 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Dennis D. Fitzpatrick

  • San Francisco

    California 94111

    100 Pine Street

    Suite 1250

    San Francisco, California 94111

    T: 415.745.3598 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 949.260.3190 Office Managing Partner: Ian R. Feldman