Leslie F. Brown is the Hogan Lovells Head of Legal Project Management for the Americas. She is an experienced Knowledge Management and Legal Project Management professional with a background in patent and complex litigation, and technology transactions. She is admitted to practice in California and the District of Columbia.

For more than 10 years, Ms. Brown has been responsible for implementing practice-oriented and business development initiatives that are focused on institutional knowledge sharing and collaboration, professional skills development, effective client service, and efficient legal management. Most recently, Ms. Brown led the effort to develop and deliver an award-winning legal services delivery program.

Prior to practicing law, Ms. Brown was a software consultant providing computer systems implementation and training services to clients across the US and around the world.

In addition to her role as Head of Legal Project Management at Hogan Lovells, Ms. Brown is an adjunct instructor for the Advanced Diploma program in Legal Project Management at NYU School of Professional Studies and is a frequent speaker on legal project management.

Ms. Brown earned her law degree at the University of California, Boalt Hall School of Law, during which time she served as an associate editor for the Berkeley Technology Law Journal, and holds a degree in Computer Science from Brown University. She recently became a Certified Legal Project Manager.