Brian Villar


Brian is an associate with Patton & Ryan who joined the firm in 2019. He is a graduate of the John Marshall Law School where he volunteered as a 711 licensed student in the Fair Housing Legal Support Center & Clinic. Brian also a clerked for a civil litigation firm which focused its practice on personal injury and medical malpractice. It was during this time that Brian would gain valuable experience in all aspects of litigation and familiarize himself on how cases are worked up to trial.

After graduation, Brian began his career with an insurance defense firm where he would work on matters representing and defending clients on matters including personal injury, premises liability and medical malpractice claims. In his spare time, Brian enjoys participating in local intramural sports and enjoying the many restaurants the city of Chicago has to offer.


  • Florida International University, 2013
  • The John Marshall Law School, 2017


  • The State of Illinois
  • The Northern District of Illinois


  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Young Lawyers Division
  • Hispanic National Bar Association