Brandon J. Williams

Associate

Overview

Brandon J. Williams is a business litigation attorney with Foley & Lardner LLP, where his practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, class actions, and insurance litigation. Brandon has represented clients on matters such as commercial contract disputes, insurance coverage, complex class actions, labor and employment litigation, and multidistrict patent litigation.

Brandon also has experience with business-related immigration issues, compliance audits, and representing clients in Immigration Court.

He is a member of the Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution; Consumer Law, Finance & Class Action; Insurance & Reinsurance Litigation; Chemical, Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical; and Immigration, Nationality & Consular Law Practices.

In addition to his legal experience, Brandon has prior work experience in the medical and biotechnology industries. He was a researcher with the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine where he worked on projects ranging from the testing of new medical devices to performing theoretical and experimental research related to the development of next generation artificial organs including artificial blood.

Publications

Brandon is co-author of “Modification of Suction-Induced Hemolysis During Cell Salvage,” Anesthesia & Analgesia (March 2007).

Education

Brandon received his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Miami School of Law in 2013. He completed his B.S. in 2006 at the University of Pittsburgh, Swanson School of Engineering, majoring in bioengineering & artificial organs.

Professional Memberships

Brandon is a member of the Dade County Bar Association and the American Bar Association.

Admissions

Brandon is admitted to the Florida Bar and the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Community Engagement

Brandon is the vice chair of the Miami Office Pro Bono Committee, and serves on the Miami Pro Bono Roundtable. Brandon is actively involved in community outreach as an attorney ad litem for dependent and immigrant children.

Recognition

Brandon was honored at the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s “40 Under 40” gala in November 2018. He was selected for his dedication to the legal profession, work ethic, outstanding leadership, and impact on the community.

Brandon was also named 2019 Legal Elite Up & Comers by Florida Trend. Legal Elite Up & Comers are lawyers who garnered the most votes in a special category for attorneys under the age of 40 and have exhibited leadership in the law and their communities.

 

Insights

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