Brendean K. Luce



  • State Bar of California


State Bar of California – 2015


Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D. – 2013

University of California, Berkeley B.A. in Art (Practice of) – 2008 – with Honors


CALI Award – Intellectual Property Litigation

High Tech Law Institute – High Tech Excellence Award

Legal Analysis, Research, and Writing – Excellence in Oral Advocacy Award

Brendean K. Luce is an associate with the San Jose office of DPBR and is engaged in all aspects of WC claim defense litigation.

Mr. Luce attended the Santa Clara University School of Law graduating with honors with a High Tech Law Cert and specialization in intellectual property law.

While attending law school Mr. Luce sharpened his legal skills working as an investigator with the Northern CA Innocence Project. He was tasked with investigating issues of factual innocence and preparing motions, investigation reports, and witness statements. Mr. Luce also assisted with and contributed to highly complex criminal appeals.

Other accomplishments include his work with the Broadband Regulatory Clinic where he was responsible for co-authoring a public comment in response to an FCC proposed TDM-to-IP transition.

Notably, Mr. Luce served as an officer in the American Civil Liberties Union engaged in lobbying efforts before the CA State Legislature at the State Capitol in Sacramento, CA.

After graduating with honors from law school Mr. Luce began his career by researching and drafting real property sales and mortgage agreements and preparing patent applications. He also engaged in estate planning and drafting of wills and trusts.

Before joining DPBR to focus exclusively on Worker’s Compensation defense, Mr. Luce was engaged in the practice of general civil litigation. He is excited to focus on WC defense and to bring all of his talents to bear in the comprehensive and aggressive representation of his clients.


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