Brian M. Brown has represented many Fortune 500 companies in all aspects of corporate governance and securities compliance, including drafting and reviewing registration statements such as 10-Ks, 10-Qs and 8-Ks.
He focuses on securities compliance, corporate finance and governance, mergers and acquisitions and unincorporated entities, including partnerships and limited liability companies.
Throughout his career, Brian has represented many real estate investment trusts, technology companies, furniture manufacturers and software companies. His sizeable portfolio of clients ranges from large multi-billion international companies to start-ups, and he’s been involved in raising billions of dollars in equity and convertible securities.
Brian regularly acts as general counsel for many smaller companies and assists them in all aspects of corporate governance. He is the co-author of the Virginia Limited Liability Company Forms and Practice Manual (2004) and a contributing author of Virginia Partnerships (2002).
Brian has extensive experience dealing with and advising clients regarding the impact of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002. Prior to joining the firm in 2005, Brian was an attorney with McGuireWoods LLP.
He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan and his law degree from Michigan State University College of Law. Brian is actively involved in Richmond’s West End Presbyterian Church.
|VA||Authorized to Practice Law||2002||01/19/2022|
|MI||Active And In Good Standing||1998||12/22/2021|
|Award name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2011|
|Super Lawyer||Virginia Super Lawyers||2010|
|Best Lawyer||Best Lawyers in America||2009|
|Rising Star||Virginia Super Lawyers||2009|
|Of Counsel||Woods Rogers, PLC||2005 - Present|
|Attorney||McGuire Woods, LLP (Richmond, Va)||2000 - 2005|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts||Member||2001 - Present|
|Richmond Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Michigan Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Data Trace Publishing Co||Virginia Limited Liability Company Forms & Practice Manual||2011|
|Michigan State University College of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1998|
|University of Michigan||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1994|
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