Brian Gillam

Chief Financial and Technology Officer


(215) 665-6936

(215) 701-2148

Brian Gillam is the chief financial and technology officer at Cozen O'Connor.  Before assuming his dual role Brian served as the firm's chief information officer for nine years. Prior to joining Cozen O’Connor, Brian led Legal Information Services at Jones Day for nearly eight years. Previous to that he held senior technology leadership roles at Baker & McKenzie and LexisNexis.

He earned an M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, a post-masters certificate in accounting and tax from Drexel University, and a B.S. from Brigham Young University.

Outside the office, Brian is a mentor for Year Up and serves on the CIO Advisory Board for the nonprofit Tech Impact.  



Cozen O’Connor Cybersecurity Conference Highlighted in The Wall Street Journal

May 09, 2013

In an article titled, "FBI: Delete Passwords of Ex-Employees," The Wall Street Journal highlights the firm's Cybersecurity Conference, held on Wednesday, May 8, at the W Hotel. Trevor Cloak, Joe Dever, Greg Fliszar, Brian Gillam, Steven Haas, Mike Schmidt, Stuart Shorenstein, Matthew Siegel, Ahren Tryon and Dave Walton presented during the seminar, along with Richard Aborn, President, Citizens Crime Commission of New York City and Austin P. Berglas, Assistant Special Agent in Charge for Cyber, FBI New York Field Office. To read the WSJ article, click here.

Events & Seminars

Past Events


  • Brigham Young University, B.S.
  • Northwestern University - Kellogg Graduate School of Management , M.B.A.
  • Drexel University, Post Graduate Certificate