Brett is a partner in the law firm Levin Papantonio. He is a native of Pensacola, Florida, and has been practicing law for more than two decades. He specializes in workers compensation injuries, social security disability, and auto accidents.
He received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Florida in 1987. He received his law degree from Stetson University College of Law in 1991, and his Masters in Business Administration from the University of South Florida in 1992.
After graduating from the University of South Florida, he became employed by United Insurance Company Inc., a billion dollar life and health insurance company. He served as general counsel and marketer for the company's student health insurance division.