J. Brian Powers

Brian Powers specializes in insurance defense and related litigation for Powers Miller. He recently began working as a mediator and binding arbitrator. Brian has tried 28 cases to jury verdicts in courts throughout Northern California and brought more than 2,000 civil cases to conclusion since his career began in 1980.

Brian strives to bring clients excellent results while also maintaining a cost-conscious approach to doing business. Clients appreciate his attention to detail and cooperative working style. “I love the challenge of analyzing cases and determining what approach will achieve the best result,” says Brian.

Brian is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, the Sacramento County Bar Association, and the Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California and Nevada.

Brian and his wife Phyllis reside in Sacramento, where they raised their two adult sons.

Education
J.D., University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, 1979
B.A., St. Mary’s College of California, 1973

Bar Admissions
California