Robert L. Brown appointed Chair of Japan/America Society of Kentucky
LOUISVILLE, KY: Greenebaum Doll & McDonald PLLC is pleased to announce that Robert L. Brown, a Member in the firm’s Louisville office, has been appointed Chair of the Japan/America Society of Kentucky (JASK).
Brown brings a host of experience to this position as he previously served as Chair of the Japan/American Society of Northern California. Brown also serves in leadership positions for most of the leading international organizations in the Kentuckiana region, which include the Crane House, President; Kentucky World Trade Center, Vice Chair and former President; World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana, Chair; and Venture Club of Louisville, President.
JASK was established in 1987 as a nonprofit and nonpolitical membership organization dedicated to promoting a better understanding of the business, cultural and social practices and customs of Japan and Kentucky. JASK provides member events and services throughout the state of Kentucky and is headquartered in Lexington.
Brown is a member of Greenebaum’s Corporate and Commercial Practice Group and also serves as the firm’s China Team Chair and International Team Chair. He has worked closely with international companies as an investment banker and attorney, serving both in-house and as an outside advisor. His previous experience includes assignments in London, Tokyo, New York City, San Francisco and San Diego.
Brown is admitted as an attorney in New York, Washington, D.C., California and Kentucky, and is qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales and in Hong Kong. From 1991-1993 he was admitted as a foreign lawyer in Japan. He has taught law and economics courses at the law schools of the University of San Francisco and University of California Berkeley, as well as economic courses at Bellarmine University’s School of Business. Brown has written a number of books on international business, including, “Going Global: A Guide to Building an International Business” (Thomson, 2006).
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