Brett Taylor

Associate Dayton


Brett is a member of Taft's Business and Finance practice groups. He is focused on advising clients in areas of corporate governance and data privacy and security. 

Before joining Taft, Brett worked in the private aviation management industry, employed by one of the nation's leading fractional aviation companies. From this experience, Brett has harnessed complex problem-solving skills that give him a unique perspective in the legal field.

During law school, Brett received a full-tuition scholarship as part of the University of Dayton School of Law Leadership Honors Program, graduating 8th out of 70 in the class of 2020. He served as a staff writer and publication editor for the UDSL Law Review and was a summer associate at Taft Dayton in 2019. 

Brett received his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Dayton School of Law and his undergraduate degree in Aviation Management from The Ohio State University.


  • CALI Award: Small Business Capstone (2020)

  • CALI Award: Constitutional Law II (2019) 

  • CALI Award: Torts II (2018)

  • CALI Award: Torts I (2017) 

  • University of Dayton School of Law Leadership Honors Program 

  • President's Scholarship


  • University of Dayton School of Law (2020)

    cum laude

  • The Ohio State University (2014)


  • State - Ohio

Professional Affiliations

  • Ohio State Bar Association