C.M. Brandon Gnekow recently joined Hager & Dowling in 2023. Mr. Gnekow has over six years of civil litigation experience, including construction defect, landlord/tenant, insurance, employment, Workers’ Compensation, personal injury, and transportation. His current practice continues to involve a variety of civil ligation matters, including personal injury and public entity defense.
Brandon grew up in the Santa Ynez Valley before joining the United States Marine Corps as an Intelligence Analyst. He served in three overseas tours, including two combat tours in Iraq, before returning home to Santa Barbara County to receive his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from University of California, Santa Barbara. Brandon received his Juris Doctor with a Business Law Certificate from the University of San Francisco in 2014. Prior to returning to Santa Barbara, Brandon was an active member in the Sacramento legal community and member of the Schwartz-Levi Inn of Court.
Brandon draws on his past litigation and military experience to provide tireless work ethic and advocacy to resolve his clients’ disputes.
As a native of Santa Ynez Valley and Santa Barbara County, Brandon spends his free time with his wife and kids surfing, horseback riding, hiking, and wine tasting.
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