• Biography

    Brandon McCoy is a partner in the Mergers and Acquisitions Practice Group in the Dallas office of Haynes and Boone. His practice focuses on complex business transactions for both private and public clients in a broad range of industries, with a focus on mergers, acquisitions, private equity investments, and joint ventures.

    Brandon also assists clients with premerger notification compliance under the Hart Scott Rodino (HSR) Act, a federal statue which requires notifying the FTC and DOJ of certain acquisitions and observing a “waiting period” before they are completed. He works closely with the firm’s antitrust lawyers to resolve informal investigations by the FTC or the DOJ that are commenced in connection with an HSR filing.

    Additionally, Brandon is a certified public accountant.

    Professional and Community Activities

    • State Bar of Texas

    Professional Recognition

    • Selected by The Deal, The Deal LLC,as one of the nation’s top M&A lawyers who was promoted to partner in 2021
    • Included in the "Ones to Watch" category of Best Lawyers in America, Woodward/White, Inc., 2021
  • Education and Clerkships

    • J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2012, Associate Editor, University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law
    • M.B.A., Finance and Management, University of Pennsylvania Wharton School, 2012, with honors
    • M.P.A., Accounting, University of Texas at Austin, 2006
    • B.B.A., Accounting, University of Texas at Austin, 2006
  • Admissions

    • Texas