Brian Silbernagel

Silbernagel, Brian

Clinical Assistant Professor of Law

Phone: (312) 503-1437

Brian Silbernagel joined the Communication and Legal Reasoning faculty in 2007. He has experience as both a commercial litigator and a transactional attorney, and has worked at law firms in Chicago, Phoenix, and Newport Beach, as well as acted as in-house counsel for an international information technology consulting firm headquartered in Chicago. Brian also served as a law clerk to the Hon. Harry D. Leinenweber of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.


  • BA, Amherst College
  • JD, University of Michigan
  • MLIS, Dominican University