Brian A. Wainger

Position: Principal
Phone: 757.965.6804
Undergraduate Degree: University of Virginia
Law School: University of Richmond


Brian’s diverse experiences from nearly twenty-five years practicing law provide a unique background for his work as a true general counsel.He began his career as an Assistant Attorney General and state prosecutor, before working in the commercial litigation department of an Am Law100 firm. From there, Brian served as the Chief Legal Officer of a NASDAQ-listed entertainment company, and started Kaleo Legal in 2008. Brian started Kaleo Legal to offer an innovative, lean approach to the practice of law. Although Brian was named as a “Best Layer in America” in 2017 and 2018 for commercial litigation, he spends most of his time handling corporate and commercial transactional work for our clients on a fractional in-house counsel basis.

Years of Experience: 24

Awards & Honors: Best Lawyers Commercial Litigation 2017, 2018, 2019

Bar Admissions: Virginia