Brandon Ransley

Former UK Managing Partner, Dentons

Brandon Ransley was the UK Managing Partner of Dentons from December 2010 to April 2018. As such, working closely with the CEO for the UK & Middle East offices he was responsible for the development and implementation of the firm’s strategy in the UK. He was also on the Global Advisory Board of Dentons and Chairman of the UK & Middle East Management Committee. During that period (and since) Dentons has seen significant growth and change in its business and now is the largest global law firm in terms of the number of lawyers and a year ago announced the merger with leading Scottish firm, Malay Murray & Spans. Brandon has been retained by Dentons as a Special Adviser working with leadership on key projects.

Dentons has a reputation for innovation and change in the legal world having established, in 2015, Nextlaw Labs and then the Nextlaw Global Network, the innovation arm of Dentons as an accelerator and investor in early stage technology start-ups in the legal sector focused on supporting and developing products that help lawyers work better and faster while delivering greater value to clients. Subsequently Dentons the Nextlaw Global Network.

Outside law Brandon is a non executive director of a UK food distribution company where he is working with the company’s management to grow the business.