Robert L. Brown Elected Chair of U.S. Department of Commerce, Kentucky District Export Council
Louisville, KY: Greenebaum Doll & McDonald PLLC is pleased to announce that Robert L. Brown, a Member in the firm’s Louisville office, has been elected Chair of the United States Department of Commerce, Kentucky District Export Council.
Appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce, the Kentucky District Export Council (KYDEC) is a volunteer organization drawn from industry whose knowledge of international business provides a unique source of professional advice to inform government officials about issues important to their success. They also help mentor other American firms to enable them to compete and win business in the international marketplace. The KYDEC works closely with the U.S. Export Assistance Centers of the U.S. Department of Commerce's Commercial Service to accomplish its mission through identifying key issues affecting U.S. industry competitiveness in the dynamic global trade arena. Key trade partners, including the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers, the Commonwealth of Kentucky, International Trade Division, the Kentucky World Trade Center, and Greater Louisville, Inc. also serve on the council.
Mr. Brown is a member of Greenebaum’s Corporate and Commercial Practice Group and is the firm’s International Team Chair and China Team Chair. He has worked closely with international companies as an investment banker and attorney, serving both in-house and as an outside advisor, and has passed all four parts of the CPA exam. His previous experience includes assignments in London, New York City, Tokyo, San Francisco and San Diego. Mr. 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 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 business and economic courses at Bellarmine University School of Business.
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