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J. Brandon Neal
Senior Counsel, Capital Markets/Wells Fargo

Brandon Neal is a Senior Counsel (Capital Markets) in the Law Department of Wells Fargo & Company in Charlotte, North Carolina. As  a  member  of  the  Investment  Banking  and  Securities team,  he  provides  legal  support  for  Government  &  Institutional  Banking,  Corporate  Banking, and Portfolio  Syndicated  Lending  at  Wells  Fargo.    

Neal  serves  as  a  Wells Fargo nominee on the national Board of Trustees of the National Urban League. He is also on the leadership team  of  the  Wells  Fargo  Young  Professionals  Network and served  as  Wells  Fargo’s representative member of the 2014 Fellows Program of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity. 

Neal was previously a corporate associate for the law firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett with a focus on banking and credit, capital markets and securities, and   mergers   and   acquisitions. Neal also   advised   several   nonprofit organizations in New York City. 

Neal has  a  passion  for  the  continued  growth  and  improvement  of  his home city Charlotte, the  state  of  North  Carolina,  and  urban  communities. He serves on numerous boards, including the board of directors at the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, where he also founded the museum’s young affiliate group, the Bechtler Young Visionaries. Neal is also involved in various community endeavors and fundraising activities.