PeopleKevin M. Brown

Kevin M. Brown

PeopleKevin M. Brown

  • University of Colorado Law School (J.D., 2013)
    • Dean's Advisory Council, Member
    • Bar Association Outreach, Director
    • Student Bar Association, Executive Board Member
    • National Mock Trial Team, Member
    • Military Law Society, Founder
  • University of San Diego School of Law (2010–2011)
    • High Pass/Best Oral Advocate/Outstanding Brief, Lawyering Skills I
    • Dean's Scholarship Recipient 
    • Moot Court Associate Board (selected) 
    • San Diego Law Review (selected)
  • United States Naval Academy (B.S., with merit, Political Science, 2001)
    • Brainerd Award
    • Pi Sigma Alpha
  • U.S. Marine Corps Command & Staff College (2017)
  • U.S. Naval Justice School (Military, Trial Advocacy, & Operational Law, 2013)
    • Professional Excellence Award 
    • Trial Advocacy Award
    • Leadership Award

  • American Bar Association
    • Employment Law, Member
    • Occupational Safety & Health, Member
    • Military Pro Bono Project, Member
  • Federal Bar Association, Member 
  • San Diego County Bar Association 
  • Colorado Bar Association (2014–2016)
    • Military & Veteran’s Affairs Section, Member
    • Colorado Lawyers for Colorado Veterans, Member
  • San Diego Volunteer Lawyer Program, Pro Bono Attorney (2016–2017)
  • Law School Si Sue Puede, Mentor 
  • American Inns of Court, Louis M. Welsh, Member (2014-2016)
  • American Inns of Court, Honorable J. Clifford Wallace, Member (2015–2018)

  • Wiley W. Manuel Certificate for Pro Bono Legal Services, Recipient (2016)
  • Navy Commendation Medal - Superior performance as a Marine Corps attorney (2014–2016)
  • Eight Air Medals - Combat aviator during three overseas deployments (2004–2008)
  • Honor Graduate – United States Naval Aviation Safety School (2005)
  • FAA Commercial Pilot and Instrument Ratings – Fixed Wing and Helicopter (2003)
  • Honor Graduate, United States Naval Advanced Flight Training (2003)
  • President's Honor Roll, United States Marine Corps Basic Officer's Course (2002)

  • Colorado Cub Scout Pack 131, Cubmaster (2011–2013)
  • Congressional Advisory Committee for Nomination to United States Service Academies
    • United States Senator Mark Udall, Colorado (2012)
    • United States Congressman John Shadegg, Arizona (2010)
  • Volunteer performance consultant to Phoenix Police Department Air Unit and Special Assignment Unit (2006)

  • Paul, Plevin, Sullivan & Connaughton LLP, Employment Litigation Associate (2017–2020)
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP, Litigation Associate (2016–2017)
  • United States District Court for the District of Colorado
    • Pro Bono Judicial Law Clerk to the Hon. Marcia Krieger (2013–2014)
    • Judicial Extern to the Hon. Christine Arguello (2012)
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
    • Judicial Extern to the Hon. Neil Gorsuch (2012)
  • Colorado Second Judicial District
    • Judicial Extern to the Hon. Morris Hoffman (2012)
  • United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Colorado
    • Law Clerk (2013)

  • AH-1W Super Cobra Helicopter Instructor Pilot 
    • Trained pilots to fly and fight a multi-mission attack helicopter as Aircraft
  • Commander, Section Leader, Functional Check Pilot, Night Systems, Weapons, and Standardization Pilot
  • Aviation Safety Officer 
    • Developed risk management, mishap investigation, and training programs; advised senior leaders on organizational climate and aircrew issues; conducted legal, aircraft mishap, and human factors investigations; managed Crew Resource Management program, including curriculum development, training and standardization.
  • Quality Assurance Officer
    • Ensured safety of over 300 maintenance contractors and Marines; responsible for proper maintenance and inspections of half a billion dollars of attack and utility helicopters; supervised 143 inspectors; responsible for compliance with technical and federal safety programs at largest aviation squadron in Marine Corps.
  • Future Operations Staff Officer 
    • Subject Matter Expert and Rotary Wing planner for 12 major combat operations; senior Watch Officer at Marine Air Group 16 overseeing aviation combat missions.

  • California
  • Colorado (inactive)

  • United States District Court, Central District of California
  • United States District Court, Southern District of California
  • United States District Court, District of Connecticut