Brandon M. Krajewski, Partner


Brandon Krajewski is a member of the Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice Group, whose practice focuses on complex litigation and dispute resolution. Working with both the Litigation & Dispute Resolution and Intellectual Property Litigation Practice Groups, Brandon is a litigator with broad experience in both IP and business disputes involving patents, trademarks, misappropriation of trade secrets, unfair competition, breach of contract, business torts, and other commercial issues. He has represented clients whose rights have been infringed and defended clients when accused of violating the rights of others. He represents clients in state and federal court, mediation and arbitration, and has assisted in representing clients in Inter Partes Reviews before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. Brandon's recent experience includes:

  • Obtaining a seven-figure settlement for a client in an enterprise software installation dispute;
  • Defending an automotive accessory supplier in a cross-border sales commission dispute;
  • Obtaining a full dismissal on summary judgment for a client in the Class 8 commercial trucking industry;
  • Obtaining two multi-million dollar jury verdicts in telecommunication patents cases in the Western District of Wisconsin on behalf of one of the leading providers of captioned-telephone technology in the world;
  • Defending a local food manufacturer in trademark infringement dispute;
  • Defending a manufacturer of industrial storage equipment in a misappropriation of trade secrets matter;
  • Obtaining a favorable settlement in a software patent and trade secret case in the Western District of Wisconsin on behalf of a leading software development company;
  • Defending a leading provider of heavy-duty semi-trucks against breach of contract and misrepresentation claims premised on alleged design defects;
  • Negotiating a favorable settlement in a case involving the misappropriation of a client’s trade secrets used to form a competing company;
  • Negotiating a favorable settlement in a dispute where client was alleged to have misappropriated trade secrets related to hospital billing processes.

Brandon has counseled clients concerning a variety of intellectual property and trade secrets on a range of technologies, including industrial equipment, telecommunications, medical devices, and software development. He has also represented clients in various commercial disputes, including breach of manufacturing contracts, failure to disclose in the sale of property, real estate partnership disputes, and family-related business disputes.

Prior to joining Quarles & Brady, Brandon worked for X-Patents, APC, where he represented start-up companies in intellectual property litigation and patent portfolio management. He also served for a year as the judicial extern to the Hon. Thomas J. Whelan in the Southern District of California. During law school, he volunteered at the San Diego County District Attorney’s Office and was a Legal Intern at the Special Education and Disability Clinic through the University of San Diego School of Law.

Legal Services

Education and Honors

  • University of San Diego School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude)
    • San Diego Law Review (Member)
    • Order of the Coif
    • CALI Award for Excellence (Constitutional Law, Criminal Procedure, Remedies, Law & Economics)
  • University of Wisconsin (B.A., with honors)
    • Major: Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit

Professional and Civic Activities

  • Milwaukee Bar Association (Member)
  • State Bar of Wisconsin (Member)
  • American Bar Association (Member)
  • United Way Emerging Leaders Council (Member)
  • Thomas E. Fairchild American Inn of Court (Associate)
  • Outagamie County Pro Bono Truancy Program (Volunteer Attorney)

Professional Recognition

  • State Bar of Wisconsin – Pro Bono Honor Society (2015-2017)
  • Selected for inclusion in Wisconsin Super Lawyers®-Rising Stars Edition 2018 - present (Business Litigation)
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® "Ones to Watch" (2021, Litigation - Antitrust)