Jessica M. "Jessie" Brown is an attorney in Holland & Knight's San Francisco office, serving both Alaska and California clients of the firm. She is a member of the firm's West Coast Litigation Group. Ms. Brown represents clients in complex business disputes, with a particular focus on transportation and infrastructure. She is an experienced appellate advocate.
Ms. Brown also maintains a comprehensive alcohol licensing practice in Alaska and California devoted to alcohol beverage law. She assists clients to navigate every step of the state and municipal alcohol licensing process. She has successfully shepherded numerous liquor licensing, business and tax matters through various agencies. Her litigation background serves clients facing administrative enforcement actions.
After receiving her law degree, Ms. Brown clerked for Justice Craig F. Stowers of the Alaska Supreme Court and Judge Susan Y. Illston of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. Ms. Brown also served as an adjunct professor of law at Golden Gate University School of Law in San Francisco prior to joining Holland & Knight. While in law school, Ms. Brown served three semesters as a judicial extern to Associate Justice Ming W. Chin of the Supreme Court of California. She also interned in the French-speaking appellate chamber of Judge Mehmet Güney of the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda and the former Yugoslavia in The Hague.
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