Brian Poulter, Partner at Stalwart Law Group, is an experienced trial attorney who devotes his practice to representing individuals and their families in matters of personal injury and wrongful death. Brian has litigated and tried to verdict numerous commercial trucking, premises liability, and products liability cases, as well as countless auto, dangerous condition, security excessive force, and severe pedestrian and bicyclist injury cases. Brian also has extensive experience representing minors and the elderly in school liability and elder abuse cases. Through hard work, compassion, and creativity, Brian has obtained amazing results at trial and through settlement, recovering hundreds of millions of dollars for his deserving clients over the years against negligent individuals, public entities, school districts, and corporations.
Brian joined the team at Stalwart Law Group in December of 2018 to run the firm’s personal injury practice. Before joining the team, Brian cut his teeth at Panish Shea Boyle Ravipudi LLP (formerly known as Panish Shea & Boyle LLP) —one of the nation’s pre-eminent personal injury law firms. While at PSB, Brian was fortunate enough to work side-by-side with some of the best plaintiff’s personal injury trial lawyers in the country, including Rahul Ravipudi (2017 CAALA Trial Lawyer of the Year) and Spencer Lucas—both ABOTA members.
Brian litigated highly complex catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases while at PSBR. He also served as the firm’s handling attorney for the Porter Ranch litigation, which stemmed from the October 23, 2015 massive gas injection well blowout of well SS-25 in the Aliso Canyon Natural Gas Storage Facility operated by Southern California Gas Company. Brian personally oversaw over 6,000 clients’ cases. The Porter Ranch litigation settled for $1.8 billion dollars in 2021.