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Vincent Brown

Deputy City Attorney / Advisory Division

Vincent Brown joined the City Attorney's Office in May 2017 as a Deputy City Attorney in the Real Estate Unit.

Prior to joining the Office, Mr. Brown worked as an associate attorney at Downs Pham & Kuei LLP in San Francisco where he advised nonprofit and for profit affordable housing developers in acquiring and financing land and multifamily affordable housing developments.

Mr. Brown was also an associate attorney at Goldfarb & Lipman LLP in Oakland where he counseled affordable housing developers and public agencies in the development, construction and operation of affordable housing and served as the lead attorney in many complex real estate finance transactions, including those funded with low income housing tax credits. In addition to his real estate experience, Mr. Brown has provided guidance to tax exempt organizations on issues concerning nonprofit governance. 

Mr. Brown earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Berkeley and received his law degree from University of California, Hastings College of the Law.



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