Brendon T. Sanders

Bank of America Plaza
800 Market Street
Suite 1100
St. Louis, MO 63101-2501

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Brendon T. Sanders is a principal with Brown & James, P.C., practicing in the firm’s St. Louis office. Mr. Sanders represents individuals and companies, often through their insurers. He concentrates his practice on the defense of civil lawsuits with a particular emphasis on premises liability, products liability, construction, and the defense of uninsured and underinsured motorist cases. Mr. Sanders has significant litigation experience and has taken multiple trials to verdict throughout the State of Missouri. This experience has provided Mr. Sanders with an extensive knowledge base in handling complex and challenging cases, as well as bringing them to a successful conclusion through dispositive motions or trial.

Favorable Jury Verdicts

Tanjie Hoover v. Blake Wilson (2021)
Motion for Summary Judgment in DeRousse v. Geico General Insurance Company (2012)
The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District v. Mighty Mike Services Inc.

Prior Legal Experience

Law Clerk – UniGroup, Inc. (2008-09)
Intern – St. Louis University Law Clinic (2008)

More About Brendon


  • Saint Louis University (J.D., 2009)
  • Marquette University (B.A., 2006)

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri
  • Kansas
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
  • Illinois (pro hac vice)

Recent Achievements

  • Rising Stars - Civil Litigation Defense, Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers (2014-2021)
  • Awarded a Top Defense Verdict in state of Missouri for Breads v. Busch and Hunt Enterprises LLC, Missouri Lawyers Weekly (2020)

Professional Affiliations

  • Missouri Bar Association


  • Co-Author, A Business Planning Guide to Successor Liability Laws, State Tax Notes, issues October 13 and 20 (2008)


  • Presenter, "Can You Spare Some Change? The Application of Recent Statutory Changes in Missouri," Brown & James General Defense & Insurance Law Symposium, January 2022
  • "Proposed New Venue Rules for Tort Claims," 2017 Brown & James Tort Reform Seminar: A New Day in Missouri (September 2017)
  • "Making a Call on Coverage and Saying Nice Things: The Practical Realities and Pitfalls of Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Claim Handling and Defense," Brown & James General Defense and Insurance Law Symposium (January 2017)
  • "Positive Urine Sample for Marijuana and/or Alcohol - Does It Matter for Your Case?" Brown & James Law Symposium (January 2014)