Brian W. Song is a Partner in the New York office of BakerHostetler. Brian has broad experience as a general commercial litigator, but focuses his practice on securities litigation and white collar criminal defense. Brian began his legal career in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Corps and served on active duty from 2003 to 2007. Brian has continued his military service in the U.S. Army Reserve and currently serves with the 3d Legal Operations Detachment, U.S. Army Legal Command.
Brian has been an active AABANY member since 2012. In 2014, Brian founded AABANY’s Military & Veterans Affairs Committee. He also previously served as a co-chair for NAPABA’s Military & Veterans Network. Prior to becoming President-Elect last year, Brian served as a Director on AABANY’s Board. Brian is also actively involved with the Council of Urban Professionals, completing its ten-month fellowship program in 2014. He is a 2019 Fellow with the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity. Brian was presented with the “Best Under 40 Award” by NAPABA in 2016.
Brian leads BakerHostetler’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee in New York as a co-chair and is a member of the Recruiting and Hiring Committee. Brian also sits on the Firmwide Diversity Committee.
Brian received his B.S. from the Johns Hopkins University and his J.D., cum laude, from Boston University School of Law. Brian also received an L.L.M. in Securities Law and Financial Regulation with distinction from Georgetown University Law Center.