Brian Dean Abramson
Vaccine Law Expert and Adjunct Professor of Vaccine Law
Florida International University College of Law
Brian Dean Abramson is a leading expert on vaccine law, teaching the subject as an adjunct professor of vaccine law at the Florida International University College of Law. He is the primary author of Vaccine, Vaccination, and Immunization Law, the most comprehensive treatise written with respect to this field of law, published by Bloomberg Law in cooperation with the American Health Law Association in November 2018, and regularly updated thereafter. A second print edition will be forthcoming in early 2022. Brian previously worked for Bloomberg Law, for whom he authored the vaccine injury claims chapter of Matthew H. Solomson’s Court of Federal Claims: Jurisdiction, Practice, and Procedure, and for whom he wrote extensively in the fields of health and international privacy law.
Brian was a law clerk for the Honorable Pauline Newman of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, where he took an exceptional interest in the court’s vaccine injury docket. Before this, he interned with the Honorable Susan G. Braden of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims and practiced intellectual property law with the firm of Lott & Friedland in Coral Gables, Florida.
He received an M.A. in Comparative Sociology from Florida International University, followed by his J.D., summa cum laude, from the Florida International University College of Law, and an LLM in intellectual property law with the highest honors from the George Washington University Law School.