Brendan attended college at Purdue University where he earned a degree in Civil Engineering. He earned his law degree from the University of Kansas. While in law school, Brendan interned with the in-house department of a national engineering firm where he gained substantial experience in reviewing and analyzing construction, engineering, and procurement contracts.
Prior to joining Brown & Ruprecht, PC in 2020, Brendan worked for a regional firm primarily located in Kansas City, Missouri. Brendan’s practice focuses on Construction, Surety/Fidelity, and Business Litigation. Brendan has worked extensively with contractors, subcontractors, and material suppliers to represent their interests in construction disputes throughout Missouri and Kansas. In his spare time, Brendan enjoys traveling, golfing, and rooting on the Chiefs and Royals with his family.
B.S., Civil Engineering, Purdue University
J.D., University of Kansas School of Law
Honors & Awards
Selected for inclusion in Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers – Rising Stars Edition (2020-2021)
Bar Admissions & Professional Associations
U.S. District Court – Western District of Missouri
U.S. District Court – District of Kansas
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
Missouri Bar Association
Kansas Bar Association
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Construction Law Committee Chair
Design-Build Institute of America, Mid-America Region (Former Laws & Regulations Committee Chair)
PUBLICATIONS & SEMINARS
Co-Author, “Construction Contract and Subcontract Flow-Down Clauses.” National Business Institute, Kansas Construction Law Seminar, April 2022
Co-Author, “Awarding Damages for a Breach of Contract, Direct or Consequential?” Journal of the Kansas Bar Association, October 2017.