Brandon D. Merritt

Brandon D. Merritt

Brandon D. Merritt

Telephone 619.238.1712
Facsimile 619.238.1562

Practice Areas




Brandon Merritt joined Neil Dymott as an associate in 2017.  Mr. Merritt’s practice areas include business advice and formation, trust and estate planning, Medicare appeals, general civil litigation and the defense of general and professional liability and medical malpractice matters. He is a member of the San Diego County Bar Association, San Diego Defense Lawyers, the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel and is admitted to practice in California, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Mr. Merritt attended Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law where he earned his Juris Doctor. While attending law school, Mr. Merritt served as an Academic Research Assistant for  Pennsylvania State researching antitrust laws and course materials for Civil Procedure and Food and Drug Law courses. He also served as an intern for the United States Securities and Exchange Commission in the Enforcement Division. Mr. Merritt also served as a Certified Legal Intern for the Centre County Office of the Public Defender Indigent Criminal Justice Clinic.

Prior to joining Neil Dymott, Mr. Merritt worked as an associate in a criminal defense firm in Centre County Pennsylvania, where he represented clients in criminal court hearings and family law proceedings.

Mr. Merritt is originally from Dubuque, Iowa.  He  attended  the University of Minnesota, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts Cum Laude in Political Science and Global Studies. 



  • The Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Minnesota, B.A. Cum Laude

Admitted to Practice

  • State Bar of California
  • State Bar of New Jersey
  • State Bar of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California


  • San Diego County Bar Association