Brian Costello


Brian Costello is the Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications at Loyola Law School. Prior to joining the Loyola Law School, Costello worked as a reporter, editor and producer at an array of media outlets. He spent five years as a talk-show producer for Telepictures Productions, focusing on single-topic programs drawn from news headlines. Costello produced a variety of shows, including The Tyra Banks Show, The Larry Elder Show, and The Keith Ablow Show (pilot), as well as Associate Producer for The Sharon Osbourne Show, The Jenny Jones Show, and Mo'Nique (pilot). Costello was an overnight assignment editor at WBBM-TV/CBS 2 Chicago, where he was responsible for prioritizing story coverage and directing news crews. Before that, he was a writer, producer and editor for a variety of news and magazine websites including, the online home of a media group that includes WPTV-TV/NBC 5 West Palm Beach. There, he wrote a weekly technology column that appeared in E.W. Scripps newspapers. Costello holds a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he was managing editor of The Daily Illini. Costello holds a J.D. from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, where he earned a certificate in the Criminal Justice Concentration. He is a member of the State Bar of California and a volunteer at the Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law.