Brandon Marsh is a Director in the Firm’s California office. Mr. Marsh’s practice is focused on complex litigation, including matters involving securities fraud, corporate governance, and shareholder rights litigation. He has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in all phases of litigation in federal and state courts, at both the trial court and appellate levels.
Mr. Marsh has helped investors recover over $750 million in securities class actions and direct opt-out actions. Significant recoveries include In re Cobalt International Energy, Inc. Securities Litigation ($389.6 million – the largest securities class action recovery of 2019), In re Genworth Financial, Inc. Securities Litigation ($219 million – the largest-ever securities class action recovery in Virginia federal courts), and In re Rayonier Inc. Securities Litigation ($73 million).
Prior to joining Saxena White, Mr. Marsh was a senior counsel at a leading securities law firm, where his practice focused on class action securities litigation and counseling institutional investor clients on potential legal claims as a member of the firm’s new matter department. Earlier in his career, Mr. Marsh was a senior associate at Irell & Manella LLP, where he represented clients in a variety of high-stakes business disputes and complex litigation matters.
Mr. Marsh has authored numerous articles relating to class actions, arbitration, and the federal securities laws. His articles have been published in The NAPPA Report, Pensions & Investments, Law360 and American Bar Association periodicals. Mr. Marsh has been repeatedly recognized by Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star.”
Mr. Marsh began his legal career as a law clerk for the Honorable Jerome Farris of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. He earned his law degree from Stanford Law School, where he served as an editor of the Stanford Law Review and graduated with honors (“with Distinction”).