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Brian J. Zeiger

Attorney Profile

Top Rated White Collar Crimes Attorney in Philadelphia, PA

Zeiger Firm
1500 John F. Kennedy Blvd, Two Penn Center, Suite 620a
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215-989-4193
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2015, 2017 - 2022
Selected to Rising Stars: 2008, 2011 - 2012
Licensed in Pennsylvania Since: 2001
Practice Areas: Criminal Defense: White Collar, Civil Rights, Criminal Defense
Attorney Profile

As an experienced trial attorney and founder of the Zeiger Firm, Brian J. Zeiger knows that a criminal charge involving a white collar or federal crime is serious and can come with severe penalties. He regularly represents people in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, as well as in Bucks, Chester, Delaware and Montgomery counties. Mr. Zeiger’s goal is to obtain the best outcome possible for his clients’ situation and to help them tell their side of the story.

Throughout his career, Mr. Zeiger has been recognized for his legal skills and his adherence to the highest ethical standards. He is listed in The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100; The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40; and the National Association of Distinguished Counsel’s Top One Percent. Additionally, he holds an Avvo “Superb” rating.

Mr. Zeiger handles a wide range of federal and white collar criminal matters, including the following: health care fraud, child pornography distribution, drug trafficking, forgery, insider trading, sex tourism, embezzlement, computer crimes and fraud. Additionally, he also advocates for clients in criminal cases involving sex offenses, murder, theft, drug possession, police brutality, criminal appeals, DUI, bail reduction, pardons, parole hearings and expungements. Mr. Zeiger is known for the personal attention he gives to every case and his zealous defense of clients in the courtroom.

In 1997, Mr. Zeiger graduated from the Washington University in St. Louis with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, focusing on accounting and finance. In 2000, he earned a Juris Doctor from Temple University Beasley School of Law and a Master of Business Administration from Temple University. Mr. Zeiger is admitted to all state and federal courts in Pennsylvania, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and the Supreme Court of the United States.

About Brian J. Zeiger

First Admitted: 2001, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage:

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Faculty, NITA (National Institute for Trial Advocacy): NITA Building Trial Skills
  • Faculty, Law Review CLE: Driving Under the Influence
  • The article examines a circuit split that operates to prevent people  from filing claims against the police officers who violated their rights. In his article, 18 TEX. J. C.L. & C.R. 181 , the article argues the law should be amended to increase potential plaintiffs’ access to justice in cases of civil rights violations by police officers., Author, A Change to Relation Back, 2013
  • Business Editor, Environmental Law and Technology Journal, Temple University School of Law

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Delaware County Chamber of Commerce
  • Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce
  • Better Business Bureau – Accredited Business
  • Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • Philadelphia Inn of Court, Master
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys (NACDL)
  • American Society of Legal Advocates
  • All Pennsylvania State Courts
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Montgomery County Bar Association
  • National Police Accountability Project
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Criminal Justice Section, Elected as Counsel Member 2015-2017 term
  • National Lawyers Guild


  • AVVO 10.0 Rating, Criminal Defense & Criminal Appeals
  • Client Satisfaction Award, American Institute of Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40
  • Nation's Top 1% – Criminal Defense, National Association of Distinguished Counsel
  • Super Lawyer, 2008, 2011-2015
  • National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Top Lawyer, Global Directory of Who's Who

Educational Background

  • Temple University, M.B.A., 2000
  • Washington University of St. Louis, B.S.B.A. Accounting & Finance, 1997
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Office Location for Brian J. Zeiger

1500 John F. Kennedy Blvd
Two Penn Center, Suite 620a
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Last Updated: 5/19/2022

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