Briana Cool, often affectionately known as Bri, hails from upstate New York and has been a proud resident of North Carolina for the past three years. As a dedicated member of our legal team, she brings a unique blend of compassion, legal acumen, and a commitment to advocating for her clients.
Briana’s journey into law was ignited by a deeply personal experience. At the tender age of 14, she witnessed her mother's battle with undiagnosed breast cancer, instilling in her a profound desire to advocate for others facing similar challenges. This early passion led her to focus on medical malpractice, vowing to ensure that her clients receive the justice they deserve.
Briana pursued her undergraduate studies at Le Moyne College in Syracuse, New York, majoring in political science with a concentration in pre-law. Subsequently, she earned her law degree from the esteemed Elon University. Briana's dedication to her craft is evident in her commitment to continuing education, including her favorite subject, torts, during law school.
Briana's professional ethos revolves around genuine care and active listening. In an era where legal representation can sometimes feel impersonal, Briana stands out for her dedication to understanding her clients' stories. She ensures that each client, especially during the initial consultation, feels heard, fostering a partnership built on trust.
Outside of the office, Briana finds solace in the company of her two feline companions. A homebody at heart, she cherishes quiet days with her cats and quality time with her parents. An avid reader, Briana revels in the freedom to explore diverse literary genres now that her academic pursuits have concluded; she finds joy in expanding her literary horizons.
For those she serves, Briana shares a straightforward yet meaningful piece of wisdom – trust the process. Through open communication, her goal is to establish a solid foundation of trust, providing clients not just with legal advice but also with steadfast support along the way. Briana Cool embodies the fundamental principles of Shane Smith Law – integrity, respect, and an unwavering commitment to our clients. With Briana at your side, you can count on having a compassionate advocate dedicated to achieving the best possible outcomes for your legal concerns.