Brandt Carlson joined the firm as a litigation associate in August of 2015. He received his J.D. from the University of Florida, cum laude, in May of 2015. During his time at the University of Florida, Brandt served as an editor for the Florida Journal of International Law and as an advocate on the prestigious Florida Moot Court Team, where he received the American College of Trial Lawyers Medal for Excellence in Advocacy.
Brandt also pursued his undergraduate studies at the University of Florida, where he majored in Political Science and Economics with a minor in Philosophy. He graduated summa cum laude in May of 2011 after publishing his thesis on election turnout in the United States.
As a law student, Brandt spent his summers clerking for the Honorable Steven D. Merryday in the Middle District of Florida and working for small firms specializing in first-party insurance litigation, employment law, and personal injury matters. Today, Brandt specializes in appellate and trial advocacy and looks forward to the client-centered atmosphere at Barron & Redding.