Partner, Kahn, Soares & Conway, LLP
Year Graduated: 2001
Louis Brown is a partner with Kahn, Soares & Conway, LLP where he manages the firm's Government Relations Group representing clients before the California State Legislature and various state administrative agencies. Mr. Brown specializes in providing clients with expert advice in maneuvering through California's complex legislative and administrative process. He has written numerous laws and played key roles in many of the Legislature's major accomplishments and budget negotiations over the last decade, including the agricultural tax relief package of 2001, comprehensive water package, tax relief for the California horse racing industry, and law enforcement funding. Deeply committed to the success of education in agriculture, Mr. Brown chairs the Cal Poly AgriBusiness Department's Advisory Committee, serves as member of the California Future Farmers of America Foundation Board of Directors, the Sacramento County Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom, Reedley College's Partners in Agricultural Leadership Advisory Committee and the California State Fair's Agriculture Advisory Committee.