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Braden Burgess
Houston, TX

Braden Burgess' diligence and integrity make him a trusted advisor to clients. He counsels businesses and business owners on various matters including contract drafting, entity formation and capital structure, financing, and mergers and acquisitions. Braden provides the responsive, common sense legal guidance that clients deserve.

Prior to joining the firm, he served as intern to the Honorable George C. Hanks, Jr., United States District Judge for the Southern District of Texas, and the Honorable Rebeca A. Huddle, Justice of the First Court of Appeals of Texas. 

Areas of Practice

  • Business Transactions
  • Business Law and Tax Planning
  • Franchising
  • Securities
  • Contracts
  • Formation and Capital Structure

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2018


  • University of Houston Law Center, Houston, Texas
    • J.D. - 2018
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Honors: LEX Awards for Highest Grade in Lawyering Skills and Strategies I and II
    • Honors: Shook, Hardy & Bacon Writing Award
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • B.A. - 2013
    • Honors: University Honors (2010, 2011)
    • Honors: Regents Merit Scholar
    • Honors: William Garrison Memorial Scholar
    • Major: History and Political Science

Published Works

  • Crosstex v. Gardiner and the State of Nuisance Law in Texas, Houston Business and Tax Law Journal, 2018

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Houston Bar Association


  • Chi Psi