As part of the EdCounsel team, Brian is a knowledgeable litigator who exclusively represents and counsels public schools on the legal issues that must be navigated by school boards and administrators. His background, experience, and focus on school law provide him the insight needed to evaluate emerging legal risks and recommend effective and efficient solutions to manage them .
Brian strongly believes in public schools. He attended public school from kindergarten through high school in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, before serving the United States Army Reserve, earning his Bachelor of Science at the University of Kansas and earning his law degree at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Brian’s wife, Rebeckah, has taught in Missouri public schools for her entire career and currently teaches elementary school at the Lee’s Summit R-7 School District. They have two young daughters, Lola and Mira, their oldest started kindergarten this year. The Mayer family enjoys spending time together, especially on Friday night movie night or having donuts on Sunday mornings!