Board of Directors - Secretary
Shareholder - Capes Sokol
Brian joined the HavenHouse board in 2018. He earned a B.S. in Industrial Management from Purdue University and a J.D. from Saint Louis University School of Law. Brian is a Shareholder at the Capes Sokol law firm, where he is a member of the Business and Real Estate, and Entertainment and Media Law practice groups. He counsels businesses on all types of legal matters, throughout all stages of their lifecycle, from entity formation and startup, to maturity and disposition. He has played a leading role navigating clients through complex, high-stakes business divorces. As a real estate attorney, Brian represents landlords, tenants, property owners, developers and investors, in real estate transactions and disputes. He also advises employees and businesses with respect to non-compete agreements throughout the United States.
Outside of work, Brian enjoys spending time with his family, which includes his wife and two daughters. He plays competitive tennis, and not-so-competitive golf. Brian is committed to the betterment of the St. Louis region, and frequently provides pro bono legal services in connection with Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts and Legal Services of Eastern Missouri.