Carry A Gun
So You're
Hard To Kill

Know The Law
So You're
Hard To Convict

OUR MISSION: Make You Hard To Convict

Let’s face it, the world isn’t always nice. That’s why you take steps to protect yourself and your family.

But if you’re like most people, your preparations still lack a critical element.

You need to know how to survive the fight that looms after an attack: the legal battle.

Get the information you need at your fingertips.  Whether you’re a CCW holder from Ohio or a tactical instructor from California, we have many educational and practical solutions customized to you!

We offer a wide variety of cost-effective means for you to get a high-quality, state-specific education on the law of self-defense.


  • STEP 1

    STEP 1: Get Started

    Get a feel for what we do and what you can learn from us without having to spend a penny! Our first level is totally free and requires no commitment whatsoever:

    Download our "Top 10 Blunders" Expert Report

    (Naturally it's our expectation you will love these so much you'll be ready for more. So let's talk about the next level!:

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    STEP 2: Learn

    Be confident you know exactly what to do when the time comes.  Take Andrew's LEVEL 1 state-specific class and be positive you know EXACTLY what's required of you when seconds count. An entertaining, fun class full of examples and actionable material, the LEVEL 1 class is a perfect 5-star reviewed course specific to YOUR state. Don't accept less than the best!


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    STEP 3: Stay Informed

    Join our community and stay informed of the latest news and analysis on self-defense law.

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    STEP 4: Get Andrew on YOUR Side

    Even the best prepared still need the best there is. Don't walk into a courtroom without Andrew's expertise at your defense. Get Andrew there for you:

Join our membership and enjoy the latest self-defense news and analysis from Attorney Branca as he guides you through real-life scenarios that brought victims of attack to court.  Enjoy the many perks of membership including discounts, "Ask Andrew", free quarterly sets, webinars and more.  There's even a free level of membership!

Don't be a victim of a predatory prosecutor.  Learn how to stay safe from attack AND from jail with Attorney Branca's educational materials.  Whether you wish to know your state's rules, how to incorporate those rules into an effective defense strategy, or what self-defense insurance is right for you, you've come to the right place.

Even the best intentioned can make a mistake.  If you were in the wrong place at the wrong time, made an error in judgement, or are facing a truly unjust prosecution after a self-defense event you need Andrew on your side.  Hire him in advance of any issue and get him for just pennies on the dollar!

Meet the Attorney

Attorney Andrew F. Branca, Esq. is in his third decade of practicing law, specializing in self-defense law of the United States, where he is an internationally recognized expert.  Andrew has contributed in  this context by the Wall Street Journal, National Review, the Chicago Tribune, the Washington Post, and many others, including nationally syndicated broadcast media.  Andrew is also a host on the Outdoor Channel’s TV show The Best Defense and contributor to the National Review Online.

Andrew is a Guest Instructor and subject matter expert (SME) on self-defense law at the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s National Academy at Quantico and the Sig Sauer Academy, an NRA Life-Benefactor member, an NRA Certified Instructor, an IDPA Charter/Life member (IDPA #13), and a Master-class competitor in multiple IDPA divisions.  Andrew teaches lawyers how to argue self-defense cases as a certified instructor with the Continuing Legal Education (CLE) system in numerous states around the country. 

In addition to being a lawyer, Andrew is also a competitive handgun shooter, an IDPA Charter/Life member (IDPA #13), and a Master-class competitor in multiple IDPA divisions.

Recently, Andrew won the UC Berkeley Law School Debate on “Stand-Your-Ground,” and spoke at the NRA Annual Meeting on self-defense law.