- Litigation and Dispute Resolution
|Contact Info||Telephone: 904.473.1392|
|University ||Wheaton College, B.A., magna cum laude, 2004|
|Law School||University of Notre Dame Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 2007|
|Admitted||U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida|
Bar Association Membership
• The American Bar Association
• The Florida Bar Association
• The Georgia Bar Association
|Military||Military Experience; Command Judge Advocate, Naval Air Station Jacksonville; Trial Liaison Officer, Central Criminal Court of Iraq; Defense Counsel, Naval Legal Service Office North Central|
Awards and Distinctions
• Joint Service Commendation Medal
• Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal
• Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal
• Executive Editor, Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics & Public Policy
• William T. Kirby Award for Excellence in Legal Writing
Previous Professional Experience
Prior to joining Rogers Towers, Mr. Brandon served in the U.S. Navy Judge Advocate General's (JAG) Corps as the Command Judge Advocate at Naval Air Station Jacksonville. In that capacity, he led a legal team that provided high-visibility general counsel advice to the Installation Commanding Officer as well as 110 major and mid-level commands on military justice, fiscal law, ethics, Freedom of Information Act requests, public-private venture housing, investigations, and regulatory compliance. He previously practiced as a criminal defense attorney before courts-martial and administrative hearings.
An Iraq War Veteran, Mr. Brandon deployed to Baghdad, Iraq, where he worked with Iraqi judges and attorneys to prosecute cases against 130 Iraqi detainees. As a liaison to the Central Criminal Court of Iraq, he directed cases for offenses such murder, terrorism, kidnapping, and torture. He also mentored Iraqi judges and attorneys on the use of forensic evidence and international legal norms.
Mr. Brandon continues his military service as a Lieutenant in the Naval Reserves.
Documents by this lawyer on Martindale.com
Acceleration and Florida’s Five-Year Statute of Limitations
Adam Keith Butman Brandon, March 3, 2015
Florida’s Third District Court of Appeal recently filed an opinion that illuminates when a lender’s acceleration of debt triggers the five-year statute of limitations. In Snow v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., 2015 WL 160326 (Fla. 3d DCA Jan. 14, 2015), the court considered the argument of...
Operation Choke Point
Adam Keith Butman Brandon, December 29, 2014
As part of a coordinated, multi-agency initiative known as “Operation Choke Point,” the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) has warned financial institutions that they might be liable for maintaining banking relationships with certain “high risk” businesses and...
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