Brian K. Duncan

Contact Info

Summary

Brian focuses his practice on businesses and individuals seeking counsel on business and finance, real estate and litigation matters. Brian brings a decade of experience to the clients he serves across the state of Ohio.

Before joining Taft, Brian built his legal reputation as the owner and sole practitioner of his former firm, BKD Legal, LLC, which assisted clients in cases related to real estate property, general business dealings, insurance, sports entertainment law, complex litigation and transactional matters. He has represented hotels, condominiums and real estate development clients across the country and will continue to do so at Taft.

Brian earned his J.D. from Capital University Law School and his undergraduate degree from Washington & Jefferson College, where he received his bachelor’s in business administration and psychology.

Education

  • Capital University School of Law (2006)
  • Washington & Jefferson College (2003)

Admissions

  • Federal - Southern District of Ohio
  • Federal - Northern District of Ohio
  • State - Ohio

Notable Matters

Speeches and Publications

Spoke on panel at the Entertainment & Sports Law Conference at the University of Miami School of Law on "Name, Image & Likeness Across an Athlete's Career" (Summer 2018)

Professional Affiliations

  • Ohio State Bar Association

    Member

  • The Expert Network©

    Distinguished Lawyer™

Community Involvement

  • Big Walnut Chamber of Commerce

    Member

  • Big Walnut Youth Athletic Association

    Football Coach

  • Big Walnut High School

    Freshman Football Coach (2019)

  • The Ohio Fallen Heroes Memorial

    Director, The Heroes Legacy Fund

  • Cattle for Kids Ohio, Inc.

    Director

  • Stefanie Spielman Fund for Breast Cancer Research

    Advocate

  • The Spielman Family Foundation

    Advocate

  • Mayerson Jewish Community Center of Cincinnati

    Advocate

  • The Koala Times

    Advocate

  • Indian Creek High School

    Advocate

  • Gold Pants Club

    Member