Brandt has spent the last decade providing straight forward legal advice to public and private business organizations in a range of business and securities law matters. He has extensive experience in the negotiation and implementation of complex commercial, business and finance transactions and routinely advises businesses of all sizes in matters relating to purchase and sale transactions (mergers and acquisitions), succession planning, entity formation and governance, operations, and debt and equity financing transactions.
Brandt has focused a large part of his practice in insurance agent and broker transactions, including advising agencies and their principals in buy- and sell-side transactions, smaller account acquisitions and producer hiring. His industry experience includes representing insurance clients in more than $80 million in acquisition and sale transactions.
Brandt also has significant experience advising church extension funds in all aspects of their business, including securities law compliance, lending transactions and day-to-day operations.
Brandt is a lifelong central Pennsylvania resident who graduated summa cum laude from both Susquehanna University and the Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University. In addition to his prior legal experience, Brandt is a Central Penn Business Journal 2019 “Forty Under 40” award recipient and graduate of Leadership Harrisburg Area, Community Leadership Series Class of 2015.
When he’s not in the office, Brandt likes to spend his spare time with his wife, Danielle, son, Jax, and their pup, a chiweenie named Luci. He enjoys DIY construction, cooking and time in the outdoors, whether it’s hiking, golfing, running, shooting or playing volleyball.
Philadelphia Magazine, Pennsylvania Rising Star – Business/Corporate Law (2017), Securities & Corporate Finance (2018 & 2019)
Select Lawyers, Business/Commercial Law (2016)
Leadership Harrisburg Area, Community Leadership Series Class of 2015
Central Penn Business Journal, Forty Under 40 Award Recipient (2019)
The Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University, J.D., summa cum laude, 2012
Susquehanna University, B.S. in Finance and Economics, summa cum laude, 2009
A Harrisburg-based corporate and securities law firm.
PENWELL BOWMAN + CURRAN LLC
2600 Commerce Drive
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Phone: (717) 727-0570