Brendan Walsh focuses his practice on complex civil litigation and appellate advocacy. His experience extends across all stages of litigation, from the pleading stage through discovery, motion practice and, finally, trial. Brendan has substantial appellate experience, having successfully handled appeals in the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Second, Third, and D.C. Circuits, as well as the Appellate Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey. He also has authored amicus briefs to a number of courts, including the Supreme Court of the United States and the Supreme Court of New Jersey. In fact, Brendan recently co-authored and served as counsel of record for an amicus brief filed in the Supreme Court of the United States on behalf of a group of fifteen members of Congress.
Brendan earned his bachelor of business administration in accounting from the University of Notre Dame in 2000 and in 2006 received his J.D., summa cum laude, Order of the Coif, from Seton Hall University School of Law, where he served as editor-in-chief of the law review. Following law school, he clerked for the Honorable Katharine S. Hayden of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey and the Honorable Maryanne Trump Barry of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Brendan is admitted to the New Jersey and New York bars.
Brendan brings substantial business experience to his litigation practice. Prior to attending law school, he worked as a certified public accountant at Deloitte & Touche where he provided audit and advisory services to a diverse group of clients, including other accounting and consulting firms, manufacturers, retailers, and a professional sports franchise. Before arriving at Pashman Stein, Brendan was a litigation associate at Patton Boggs LLP.
Mr. Walsh is recognized as a New Jersey Rising Star for the 2013, 2014 and 2015 editions.
Trial Advocacy College at the University of Virginia School of Law, 2011
Member, Ancient Order of Hibernians, Div. 9, Upper Montclair
Board Member, Alpine Learning Group
Member, Seton Hall Law School’s Red Mass Committee
Member, Volunteer Lawyers for Justice's Young Lawyers Committee
Supreme Court of the United States
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second, Third, and D.C. Circuits
U.S. District Courts for the District of New Jersey and the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York