Brandon assists startups and other high-growth companies with a range of transactional matters. He advises clients on funding, entity formation, governance, operating procedures, and regulatory compliance, and provides guidance on employment, tax, and IP considerations.
He helps clients navigate and structure deals including mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, and more, and he counsels both companies and investors on investment transactions such as private equity, venture capital, and commercial debt financing. Brandon also drafts and negotiates many types of commercial agreements, including technology, vendor, distribution, licensing, purchase and sale, and lease agreements, as well as employment and consulting agreements.
Before joining Michael Best, Brandon spent several years at a boutique business law firm in California, where he focused on startups law, financing and investments, and M&A.