Brandon T. Darden joined the firm as an associate in 2016. His litigation practice focuses on business and commercial litigation as well as bankruptcy matters, and his business practice focuses on general business and corporate advices, as well as counseling clients on how to avoid litigation. Brandon has represented clients in a variety of matters, including oil and gas litigation, complex contract disputes, international fraudulent transfer cases, expropriation and property disputes, post-judgment collection efforts, disputes between homeowners’ associations and members, arbitrations, and personal injury defense. Brandon has experience in all aspects of the oil and gas industry, as well as experience in the construction and heavy-haul transportation, and banking industries.
Brandon received his Bachelor of Arts in History and Medieval Studies from Southern Methodist University in 2008. He went on to receive his Juris Doctor from the Dedman School of Law at Southern Methodist University in 2011. While attending SMU, he was the Case Note & Comment Editor for the Science and Technology Law Review, and was published for his Law Review Comment. He also served on the Board of Advocates Executive Council and competed on several mock trial teams. While in law school, Brandon also interned for Judge Harlin D. Hale of U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas.