Becker & Poliakoff

Brandon R. McDowell

Senior Attorney

Additional Locations:
NaplesFt. Walton Beach



Brandon R. McDowell is a senior attorney in Becker’s Community Association Practice. He provides legal counsel across the entire spectrum of Community Associations, encompassing condominiums, cooperatives, timeshares, and homeowners’ associations. In addition to aiding in the day-to-day management and governance of these communities, he assists Boards of Directors, unit owners, and association managers in analyzing and resolving complex contractual and transactional disputes.

Mr. McDowell also handles residential real estate transactions and construction litigation matters, including issues involving construction contracts and liens, general real estate matters, developer-related issues, and landlord/tenant matters in arbitration, state court, and federal court.

Before joining Becker, Mr. McDowell was a managing attorney in the Orlando office of a multi-state law firm, where he practiced all aspects of litigation.


  • Successfully defended multinational corporations, theme parks, insurance companies and governmental entities in all aspects of tort litigation including premises and commercial vehicle liability.
  • Successfully litigated hundreds of cases from inception to judgment via mediation, motion practice, bench trials, summary judgment and mediation.
  • Successfully represented multinational and local corporations throughout the state of Florida in real estate, finance and mortgage litigation.


  • Volunteer at Second Harvest Food Bank, Orlando Rescue Mission, Give Kids the World and Teen Court