Bryan C. Taylor

Associate

Seattle
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Overview

Bryan Taylor advocates for clients on commercial litigation matters, furthering their interests in state, federal and administrative proceedings. Bryan’s practice experience includes drafting dispositive motions and appellate briefs, deposing adverse parties, negotiating settlement agreements, presenting oral arguments in trial and appellate courts and handling all aspects of discovery. A strong researcher and writer, Bryan is adept at developing and effectively communicating straightforward solutions to complex legal issues.

Select Experience

  • Drafted winning motion to transfer venue from Columbus, Ohio to Seattle, Washington.
  • Successfully enjoined The Seattle Times’ disclosure of confidential business records.
  • Successfully opposed motion for summary judgment in multimillion-dollar securities case.
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Experience

  • Drafted winning motion to transfer venue from Columbus, Ohio to Seattle, Washington.
  • Successfully enjoined The Seattle Times’ disclosure of confidential business records.
  • Successfully opposed motion for summary judgment in multimillion-dollar securities case.
  • Drafted winning motions to exclude expert testimony during trial in federal court.
  • Drafted winning motion to dismiss discrimination claims against employer.
  • Deposed two plaintiffs as defense counsel in multimillion-dollar personal injury cases.
  • Negotiated more than a dozen settlement agreements on behalf of plaintiffs without filing a single complaint.

Recognitions and Memberships

Community

  • WSBA Moderate Means Program: Participating Attorney
  • Northwest Harvest: Volunteer
  • Chicken Soup Brigade: Volunteer

Prior Positions

  • Regional Law Firm: Commercial Litigation Associate
  • Snohomish County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Civil Division: Law Clerk

Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington
  • Washington

Education

  • J.D., University of Washington School of Law, 2019; Washington Journal of Environmental Law & Policy, Executive Managing Editor; Innocence Project Northwest, Student Attorney; Justice William J. Steinert Scholar
  • B.A., University of Washington, 2016, summa cum laude; President's Medal Finalist; Most Distinguished Academic Record