Ross W. Brandborg

Ross W. Brandborg

West Fargo, North Dakota

Ross Brandborg joined Brudvik Law Office in 2017.  Ross started his own law office right out of law school where he and his law partner quickly became the Fargo City Prosecutors. After prosecuting for a year Ross started doing criminal defense work.  Around 2008 he expanded his practice to include intellectual property, and continues to concentrate on Trademarks and Patent Research. 
Ross grew up on Lake Blanche near Henning, Minnesota.  In 1999, Ross graduated from North Dakota State University with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering.  After college, Ross worked in Chanhassesn MN for Emerson Process for two years before attending Law School at the University of North Dakota.

In his spare time, Ross enjoys being an amateur boxer at Barbot Boxing, water skiing, and winter skiing.  During hunting season in North Dakota, he spends his time coyote and pheasant hunting. 

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal
  • Trademark
  • Patent Research

Bar Admissions

  • North Dakota
  • Minnesota
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


  • University of North Dakota School of Law, Grand Forks, North Dakota - 2004
  • North Dakota State University - 1999


  • Presented several seminars to Police in Fargo and Grand Forks on "Officer Use of Force"

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • North Dakota State Bar

Past Employment Positions

  • Brandborg and Van de Streek 2004-2006
  • Brandborg Law 2006-2009
  • Brandborg and Gast 2010-2013
  • Brandborg Law 2013-2016