Brendan has handled numerous judicial, administrative, and arbitration proceedings in labor law cases, including many high-profile appellate matters. Brendan also has drafted legislation and policies adopted by State and Local governments, and he routinely develops cutting-edge organizing strategies for the firm's union clients.

Brendan has served on the Governing Council of the Minnesota State Bar Association's Labor & Employment Law Section. He also has taught at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, the University of Minnesota Law School, and Mitchell Hamline School of Law. In addition, Brendan has published articles in the American Bar Association Journal of Labor & Employment Law and in the Yale Law Journal. He is fluent in Spanish.