Brian D. Boreman

Brian D. Boreman

Brian D. Boreman

  • Business and Employment Law
  • Unruh, Turner, Burke & Frees
  • 17 W. Gay St. P.O. Box 515 West Chester, PA 19381
  • (610) 933-8069

Brian D. Boreman is a partner at the firm who concentrates his practice in the areas of labor and employment law. His practice includes counseling employers on: the implementation of employment policies involving trade secret protection, wage and hour compliance, pre-employment screening, employee drug testing and discipline, and leave under the FMLA. He also has significant experience in litigating a variety of commercial and employment-related disputes on behalf of his clients that often involve: discrimination and wrongful discharge claims; restrictive covenants and employment contracts; wage and hour disputes; protection against the dissemination of company trade secrets; and shareholder disputes.

Mr. Boreman is also often called upon by parties to mediate or arbitrate disputes. He is a founding member of Commercial Dispute Solutions, a Pennsylvania non-profit corporation formed with the encouragement of the Chester County Bench as a means to provide mediation and arbitration services for various types of commercial disputes.

Mr. Boreman was repeatedly named as a Pennsylvania Rising Star, and has been subsequently selected for inclusion in the 2014 Super Lawyer listing inPhiladelphia Magazine.  He has received the preeminent “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell, recognizing superior legal ability as judged by his peers, and has been consistently named as a “Top Lawyer” for Labor Law by Main Line Today Magazine.

Practice Areas

  •  Commercial Litigation
  •  Labor and Employment Law
  •  Mediation and Arbitration
  •  Internal Investigations

Education

  •  Widener University School of Law, J.D. (1999)
    •  Editor, Law Review
  •  The Pennsylvania State University (1994)
    •  B.A., Political Science, magna cum laude
    •  University Scholars Program, Schreyer Honors College

Admissions

  •  Supreme Court of Pennsylvania (1999)
  •  Supreme Court of New Jersey (1999)
  •  United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania (1999)
  •  United States District Court, District of New Jersey (1999)

Memberships

  •  Chester County Bar Association
    •  Founding Chair, Employment Law Section (2009 to 2015)
  •  Pennsylvania Bar Association
  •  Philadelphia Bar Association
  •  Commercial Dispute Solutions, Founding Member

Presentations and Publications

  •  Author and Presenter, An Overview of the Fair Labor Standard Act, Merion Cricket Club (2014)
  •  Author and Presenter, Hot Topics in Employment Law, Chester County Bench Bar Conference, Nemacolin Resort (2013)
  •  Author and Presenter, Employment Law, Chester County Bench Bar Conference, West Chester (2011)
  •  Author and Presenter, Three Things You Need to Know About Employment Law in this Economic Environment, Chester County Bench Bar Conference, Bedford Springs Resort (2010)
  •  The Possibility and Effect of Discrimination Under Title VII, 8 J. Indiv. Employment Rights 155 (1999 to 2000)

Martindale Hubbell Rating

  •  AV Rated*

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