Brian R. Talcott



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Brian R. Talcott

Sabrina Pattas, Assistant

Brian Talcott is a partner in Dunn Carney’s Litigation Team. He is the firm’s lead appellate attorney, and has briefed and argued numerous appeals in the state and federal appellate courts. Brian also specializes in insurance coverage, professional liability defense and complex civil litigation.


Oregon, 1996

U.S. District Court District of Oregon, 1999

U.S. Court of Appeals Ninth Circuit, 2000


University of Oregon School of Law, J.D., 1996, Oregon Law Review, Managing Editor, 1995-1996

University of California at San Diego, B.A., Political Science, 1991

Professional Affiliations

Multnomah Bar Association

Defense Research Institute

Classroom Law Project, Board of Directors, 2012-present

Oregon Association of Defense Counsel, Member; Board of Directors, 2008-2010

Awards & Recognitions

Oregon Super Lawyers, Appellate Law, 2009-present

Best Lawyers in America, 2014-present Editions for Appellate Law; Litigation-Insurance
Best Lawyer in America 2021 Lawyer of the Year for Litigation-Insurance, Portland, Oregon.

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