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San Diego
101 W. Broadway
Suite 2000
San Diego, CA 92101

5 Park Plaza
Suite 1100
Irvine, CA 92614

Los Angeles
633 West Fifth Street
52nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071


J.D., University of Denver, Sturm College of Law

  • Editor, Water Law Review
  • Moot Court Board, Executive Committee
  • Moot Court National Team

B.A., Economics, Boston College

University of Natal, Durban, South Africa


Honorable John L. Kane, Senior Judge with the United States District Court for the District of Colorado


Best Lawyers in America® distinction in Litigation - Labor and Employment (2023-2024)

Leader of Influence in Law, 2023, San Diego Business Journal 

Leader in Law Winner, 2021, San Diego Business Journal

Leader in Law Finalist, 2019, San Diego Business Journal

Rising Stars® distinction in the fields of Employment & Labor and Environmental Litigation (2016-2017)

Top Attorney Nominee, 2014, San Diego Daily Transcript

Top Young Attorney Nominee, 2008-2010, San Diego Daily Transcript


Brandon Saxon serves as Assistant Managing Partner of the firm's San Diego office, where he is the Chair of the office’s Employment practice group. Brandon is also the Assistant Chair of the firm’s National Employment Group.

Brandon’s practice focuses on a wide range of civil litigation matters including the defense of companies and employers in employment and commercial related actions. He has litigated a number of matters to successful resolution in both state and federal courts, and has experience in a variety of heavily regulated practice areas. He also provides advice and counsel in assisting companies and organization with developing and instituting policies and procedures to avoid litigation.

In 2021, the San Diego Business Journal recognized Mr. Saxon as a winner of the San Diego's "Leaders in Law" Award.  Brandon frequently speaks, presents, and publishes articles in an effort to advise companies on recent trends in law, best practices, and litigation avoidance.  From 2008-2010, The San Diego Daily Transcript honored Brandon as among the top young attorneys in San Diego, calling him a "rising talent in San Diego County's courtrooms."  He has also been featured in the annual “Best Lawyers” list and has been selected as a Southern California Super Lawyer.


  • California
  • United States District Court, Central, Eastern, Northern and Southern Districts of California


  • San Diego Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Coach, Torrey Pines High School Mock Trial Team
  • Surfrider Foundation, Legal Issues Team
Publications & Presentations