Attorney Brandon D. Derry graduated with a degree in marketing from the University of Northern Iowa in 1998 and received his law degree from the University of Minnesota in 2002. He joined the firm in 2007 and was promoted to shareholder in 2012 for his dedication to the firm and successful, hard work at the Madison location. He has collected more than $20 million dollars on behalf of his clients.
Attorney Derry joined the firm following years of insurance defense and personal injury work. He is licensed to practice in Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin as well as the United States District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin. He is a member of the State Bar of Iowa, the State Bar of Minnesota, the Hennepin County Bar, the State Bar of Wisconsin, the Dane County Bar, the American Bar Association, the Wisconsin Association for Justice and the Minnesota Association for Justice. For two consecutive years, he has been recognized as a Wisconsin Super Lawyers Rising Star, which classifies him in the top 2% of all Wisconsin attorneys who are 40 or under or have been practicing for 10 years or less.
Attorney Derry is actively involved in the community, including working with local charities and participating in benefit motorcycle rides and events in Wisconsin, Iowa, and Minnesota. He is an avid Harley rider and frequently can be found riding with his father, who is also an avid Harley rider. He is an automotive aficionado and has been racing stock cars and attending motor sports events across the country since he was a child. He is a member of 4 Lakes – Capital City Harley Owner’s Group (HOG), ABATE of Iowa and ABATE of Wisconsin.
|MN||Authorized to practice||2002||10/08/2019|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers||2015|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2014|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers||2014|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2011|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2010|
|Shareholder||Hupy and Abraham, S.C.||2007 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Bar Association||Member||2007 - Present|
|State Bar of Wisconsin||Member||2005 - Present|
|Dane County Bar Association||Member||2005 - Present|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||Member||2002 - Present|
|Hennepin County Bar Association||Member||2002 - Present|
|Hupy.com||50 Times More than Offered - $50,000 Jury Verdict for Racing Vehicle Victim||2013|
|University of Minnesota Law School||JD - Juris Doctor||2002|
|University of Northern Iowa||BS - Bachelor of Science||1998|
|50 Times More than Offered - $50,000.00 Jury Verdict for Racing Vehicle Victim||$50,000.00|
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