Brian Mccormack

Callahan & Blaine
3 Hutton Centre Dr Fl 9
Santa Ana, CA 92707
(714) 241-4444

Brian J. McCormack is an experienced trial attorney and a principal at Callahan & Blaine. His practice focuses on high-stakes, complex civil and business litigation, traumatic brain and spine injury, personal injury, wrongful death and product liability litigation.

Mr. McCormack’s history of outstanding results have earned him a reputation for excellence among both clients and peers. He has been recognized as one of the Best Lawyers in America, as well as one of the Top 50 Attorneys in Orange County, California.

Mr. McCormack is a member of the Association of Business Trial Lawyers, the Orange County Trial Lawyers Association and the American Association for Justice.

Verdicts and Settlements:

• $934 Million - Beckman Coulter v. Flextronics, Inc.
Largest Verdict in Orange County History

• $50 Million - Neria v. City of Dana Point
One of the Highest Personal Injury Settlement in United States history

• $38 Million - Gonzalez v. Freedom Communications
Largest Employment Settlement in Orange County history

• $28 Million - Dorman v. Allied Trucking

• $9.4 Million - Wolfgang Puck Beverages v. Manufacturer

• $5 Million - v. Carrefour, SA

Areas of Practice

  • Complex Civil and Business Litigation
  • Traumatic Brain and Spine Injury
  • Personal Injury/Wrongful Death/Product Liability litigation
  • Public Utilities Commission Investigations / Enforcement Actions

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California


  • Western State University College of Law, Fullerton, California
    • J.D. - 1993

  • Pennsylvania State University
    • B.A. - 1983

Representative Cases

  • Beckman Coulter, Inc. v. Dovatron International, Inc., Flextronics International, Inc. et. al.

Honors and Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in America
  • Top 50 Attorneys in Orange County
  • Top Attorneys in Southern California
  • Super Lawyers 2005-2012

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • Association of Business Trial Lawyers, Member
  • Orange County Trial Lawyers Association, Member