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Brian E. Bergin

Associate | bbergin@smsm.com
Associate | New York, NY
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Brian E. Bergin is an associate trial attorney in the firm's New York office. He focuses his practice on general litigation matters, including those involving alleged labor law violations, construction defects, and general negligence. Mr. Bergin also serves the firm’s Construction Law Group in that capacity. A portion of Mr. Bergin’s practice is further dedicated to defending products liability claims involving automobiles, medical devices, medical instruments and breaches of warranty. Mr. Bergin also has substantial experience in complex commercial litigation, insurance litigation and in defending medical malpractice actions. Prior to joining Segal McCambridge, Mr. Bergin represented medical care providers at a Manhattan-based litigation firm.

Mr. Bergin earned his Juris Doctor from St. John's University School of Law, where he earned the Dean's List Graduation Award, a Merit Scholarship, and the Families of Freedom World Trade Center Memorial Scholarship. During law school, he served as Articles and Notes Editor of the American Bankruptcy Institute Law Review, co-founded the Irish-American Law Students Association, and was a member of the Labor and Employment Law Society. Mr. Bergin also holds a Bachelor's Degree in Philosophy, Politics, and Law from Binghamton University, where he earned Dean's List Honors.

In his spare time, Mr. Bergin enjoys golf, baseball and home remodeling.

Honors

  • Dean’s List Graduation Award
  • Families of Freedom World Trade Center Memorial Scholarship Recipient
  • Merit Scholarship Recipient

Professional & Civic Involvement

  • New York State Bar Association

Third Circuit Holds Post-Petition Pension Fund Withdrawal Liability is Entitled to Administrative Expense Priority, 4 St. John’s Bankr. Research Libr. No. 6 (2012).

Education

St. John's University School of Law, J.D. (2013)

Binghamton University, B.A., Philosophy, Politics, and Law (2010)

Admissions

  • New York, 2013
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, 2017
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 2017