D. Brian Reider acts as outside general counsel for corporate clients, provides organizational and operational advice to businesses in a variety of industries, and counsels clients regarding human resource issues. He is a partner in the Business practice group of Best Best & Krieger LLP and serves as the Ontario office managing partner. Brian has practiced law in the Inland Empire for more than 35 years, representing a broad variety of businesses and financial institutions. He previously served as executive vice-president, chief operating officer and general counsel for Redlands Federal Bank, a billion-dollar financial institution. In addition, he served as general counsel for a private group of companies in the outsourcing support, Internet marketing and non-emergency medical transportation fields. Brian lectured on financial institution management and other business management topics at California State University, San Bernardino, and served as a member of the Advisory Board for that institution. During law school, he served as an editor on the Pacific Law Journal. He regularly keeps clients and contacts abreast of the latest issues and trends in business law by sending out a “thought you would be interested in “ email. Brian is admitted to practice law in the State of California.