Branson is a graduate of Queen’s University Faculty of Law and earned his B.Hsc in Health Sciences from Western University.
Branson became interested in Insurance law after sitting in on several of his friend’s insurance classes, the pivotal moment being when the professor taught Brisette Estate v Westbury Life Insurance Co.
During law school, Branson was a caseworker at the Queen’s Prison Law Clinic where he defended inmates at Disciplinary Court and assisted with hearings before the Parole Board of Canada. He was also a member of the Queen’s Law Journal and spent a semester clerking for the Ontario Court of Justice in Kingston.
When not practicing law, Branson enjoys writing, staying active, and online gaming with his friends.