Jenifer J. Brannen


Jenifer Brannen is a partner at Weil & Drage with comprehensive litigation experience including defense of design professionals in copyright infringement, breach of contract, real estate, personal injury, and multi-million dollar construction defect actions in both state and federal court, as well as defense of professional administrative investigations and complaints before the California Architects Board and California Board for Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists. She also counsels clients in risk management issues and contract negotiations. Jen's extensive background further includes defense of international manufacturers in product liability actions, public entities in personal injury matters, and attorneys in legal malpractice claims.


University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
Bachelor of Arts-Political Science, 1999
Dean's Scholar, 1997–1999
Certificate of High Scholarship, 1997–1999

University of San Diego School of Law,
San Diego, California
Juris Doctor, 2002
Institute of International and Comparative Law, Tokyo, Japan, 2000
Santa Clara University School of Law Tokyo Summer Program,
Emphasis in Japanese Intellectual Property and International Business Transactions


State Bar of California
United States District Court, Central District of California
Orange County Bar Association


California Office (949) 837-8200