Brandon received an academic scholarship to attend Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri where he graduated with a Bachelors of Arts in Administrative Management and a minor in Legal Studies. While at Missouri State University, he was President and Treasurer of his fraternity while also active in several charitable organizations, including the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Brandon earned his Juris Doctorate from Saint Louis University School of Law in 2009. While in law school, he participated in Moot Court and the Saint Louis University Law Journal. He graduated in the top 20% of his class and was awarded the Academic Excellence Award in Bankruptcy.
After law school, Brandon returned to Southwest Missouri to raise his family. He has extensive litigation experience including having been a partner in a law firm specializing in trucking litigation. Brandon was also senior counsel to a division of a Fortune 500 company where he handled a variety of legal issues that arise during the operations of a major company. Brandon is licensed to practice law in Missouri and is a member of the Missouri Bar and the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association.