Moore & Van Allen Law Firm, Attorneys
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  • B.A., Georgetown University, 2003, cum laude
  • J.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2010, cum laude; Broun National Trial Team; Dean's Fellow
  • Virginia, 2010
  • North Carolina, 2016
100 North Tryon Street
Suite 4700
Charlotte, NC 28202-4003

Brian A. Soja


Brian Soja is an associate with Moore & Van Allen’s Litigation Team specializing in the areas of government investigations and regulatory defense. Soja’s practice includes representing financial institutions in matters involving the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of North Carolina, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), the Federal Reserve, and financial regulators in several foreign countries.  

Immediately prior to joining the firm, Soja was an attorney in the Enforcement and Compliance Division of the OCC in Washington, D.C., where he led and assisted on investigations into activities at national banks and federal savings associations.  Through his work at the OCC, Soja conducted numerous sworn witness statements, engaged in administrative litigation, and negotiated enforcement actions with banks and individuals. Soja also advised examiners and supervisory staff at the OCC regarding a variety of legal issues, including issues involving Bank Secrecy Act and anti-money laundering compliance programs.

While in law school, Soja received the Gressman-Pollitt Award for outstanding oral advocacy and was a member of UNC School of Law’s Broun National Trial Team.  Prior to attending law school, he was a teacher at St. Albans School in Washington, D.C.