Brandon M. Wilsey

(703) 749-1042

Brandon Wilsey is an Associate in Watt Tieder’s McLean, Virginia office. He focuses his practice on government contracts and construction. Brandon brings a wealth of experience related to government matters and litigation to support his clients.

Before joining Watt Tieder, Brandon served as a Judge Advocate in the United States Marine Corps for nine years, where he litigated and was lead counsel on multiple jury and bench trials as a prosecutor, defense counsel, and counsel for victims of serious crimes. In his last tour, Brandon served as an administrative law attorney at the Pentagon, where he advised flag officers, senior military, and government officials on high profile personnel matters. Brandon is the recipient of numerous awards recognizing his legal ability, including an Impact Award from the Commandant of the Marine Corps in 2022 for implementing a global litigation management system, and the 2019 Krulak Award for innovative writing. Brandon continues to serve as a Judge Advocate in the Marine Corps Reserves and holds the rank of Major (O-4).


  • New York State Bar

Areas of Practice

  • Construction
  • Government Contracts


  • The Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center and School, L.L.M., 2020

  • University at Buffalo School of Law, J.D. magna cum laude, 2013

  • State University of New York College at Geneseo, B.A., 2010

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • Virginia
  • Washington, D.C.


  • Hon. Charles J. Siragusa, Western District of New York