Brandon M. Krajewski, Partner

Biography

Brandon Krajewski helps clients navigate complex commercial disputes with an unwavering focus on practical, efficient, and business-savvy solutions. He leads manufacturers and suppliers through controversies involving breach of contract, business torts, commercial issues, misappropriation of trade secrets, unfair competition, and intellectual property. Brandon has helped clients win cases in state and federal courts at the trial and appellate level, as well as through arbitration and mediation. 

In addition to manufacturing and supply chain disputes, Brandon represents clients in a variety of commercial disputes, including claims against healthcare providers, Wisconsin DATCP investigations, alleged failures to disclose defects in the sale of property, real estate partnership disputes, and family-related business feuds.

With a perspective gained through intellectual property litigation, Brandon also advises clients on how to protect their intellectual property and trade secrets across a wide range of technologies, including industrial equipment, telecommunications, medical devices, and software development.

Brandon’s recent experience includes:

  • Secured a seven-figure settlement in an enterprise software installation dispute before discovery began;
  • Prevailed on a motion to dismiss fraud claims related to a manufacturing dispute, eliminating risk of counterclaims for treble damages and attorney fees;
  • Defended an automotive accessory supplier in a cross-border sales commission dispute and negotiated a no-cost resolution for the client;
  • Won a full dismissal on summary judgment for a client in the Class 8 commercial trucking industry on claims exceeding $2 million, then successfully defended that decision on appeal;
  • Obtained two multi-million dollar jury verdicts in patent cases in the Western District of Wisconsin;
  • Defended a manufacturer of industrial storage equipment against allegations of misappropriating trade secrets;
  • Negotiated a favorable settlement in a software patent and trade secret case in the Western District of Wisconsin on behalf of a software development company; and 
  • Attained summary judgment dismissing breach of contract, misrepresentation, and design defect claims against a leading provider of heavy-duty semi-trucks.

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, 2022, Litigation - Antitrust)