Brandon is a corporate partner in the Houston office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Brandon’s practice centers on representing institutional and alternative lenders, private equity funds and commercial borrowers in a variety of domestic and international financing matters, including, but not limited to subscription credit facilities, net asset value secured credit facilities, management fee secured credit facilities, mezzanine financing, debt restructuring transactions, asset-based financings (including reserve-based lending for oil and gas transactions), acquisition financings, cash-flow financings, debtor-in-possession financings and exit financings, mortgage warehouse facilities and notes offerings. Brandon also routinely counsels clients on general corporate issues and debt compliance matters. 

Prior to becoming an attorney, Brandon worked as a German and Spanish interpreter in the Federal Inspection Services facility of his hometown airport, Charlotte-Douglas International Airport.


Thought Leadership


"Take Back The Law Panel," Southern Methodist University Law School, November 8, 2017, Speaker


Recognized as “One to Watch” for Banking and Finance Law and Corporate Law, Best Lawyers, 2021–2022

Memberships & Affiliations

State Bar of Texas

Carolina Law Club of Texas

  • Houston Representative, 2018

  • Dallas Representative, 2015–2018


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2022Florida
  • 2015Texas


  • English
  • German
  • Spanish


  • University of North Carolina School of LawJ.D.2015

    Articles and Notes Editor, First Amendment Law Review

    Dean’s List

  • Florida State UniversityB.A., History2005

    Phi Eta Sigma