Brian A. McAleenan

Partner

  • Brian A. McAleenan
  • Phone: +1 312 499 6762
    Fax: +1 312 577 0732

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  • Duane Morris LLP
    190 South LaSalle Street, Suite 3700
    Chicago, IL 60603-3433
    USA

Brian A. McAleenan has a broad litigation and regulatory practice. His litigation experience includes cases involving telecommunications, general contract and commercial disputes, fraudulent transfers, securities fraud, fiduciary duties and corporate governance. Mr. McAleenan’s regulatory experience includes adjudication proceedings before the Federal Communications Commission, ratemaking and certification proceedings before the Illinois Commerce Commission, and advising companies on general utility regulation issues, including affiliated interests and public utility status.

Mr. McAleenan is a 1998 magna cum laude graduate of the University of Illinois College of Law, where he was a member of the Law Review and elected to the Order of the Coif, and a graduate, with honors, of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

 

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Litigation

  • Telecommunications and Technology

  • Fraudulent Transfer

  • Fiduciary Duty and M&A

  • Energy

  • Regulatory

Admissions

  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • Trial Bar of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

Education

  • University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 1998
    - Law Review
    - Order of the Coif
  • University of Illinois, B.S., with honors, 1995

Experience

  • Duane Morris LLP
    - Partner, 2020-present
  • Sidley Austin LLP
    - Partner, 2007-2020
    - Associate, 1998-2007