Our Team

Andrew Brown, Partner

Andrew Brown provides legal services in both Spanish and English to a wide variety of business entities and individuals in all manner of business and commercial disputes. He practices in both state and federal court. His experience includes litigation, arbitration, mediation and negotiation.

Andrew grew up in Austin, and learned Spanish while living in Costa Rica, Honduras, and Chile. He graduated from The University of Texas School of Law in 2002, having served as Submissions Editor on the Texas International Law Journal. He passed the bar exam on the first try, and was fortunate enough to serve as law clerk to the Honorable Randy Crane, United States District Judge for the Southern District of Texas. During law school, Andrew spent one summer interning for federal judge Gabriel Cavallo in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Andrew has the experience needed to serve the needs of businesses and individuals in the legal arena–Andrew worked as a litigation associate for one of the largest law firms in the world, DLA Piper US LLP, and later for Texas law firm Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr, PC, before starting The Brown Firm, PLLC in May, 2011.

Andrew enjoys gardening, politics, and running with his dog Houdini. He has a blackbelt in Taekwondo, and once received a bloody nose while sparring with US Olympic Gold Medalist Steven Lopez.

Admissions:
All Texas State Courts
United States District Court for the Western District of Texas
United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas

Memberships and Activities:
Texas Super Lawyers Rising Star listing, 2010, Thomson Reuters Legal
State Bar of Texas
Austin Bar Association
Hispanic Bar Association of Austin
KLRU-NEXT Founding Member
KLRU Development Committee
500 Club Austin, Charitable Giving Circle, Founding Member
Seton Forum, Member
Black Belt in World Taekwondo Federation (Olympic-Style) Taekwondo.

Education:
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law, 2002
Submissions Editor, Texas International Law Journal
B.A., Colorado College, 1994


Nichol Peterson-Kros, Paralegal