Brian M. Brown has been General Counsel of AvePoint, Inc. since 2008 and acted as primary outside counsel to AvePoint while a shareholder at the firm of Woods Rogers PLC prior to that time. Mr. Brown is actively involved in all legal aspects of AvePoint, both domestically and internationally.
Throughout Mr. Brown’s tenure as General Counsel of AvePoint, Mr. Brown has seen AvePoint quintuple the number of its employees and revenue. Mr. Brown has been actively engaged in all legal aspects of AvePoint, including the establishment of international offices, managing corporate governance and compliance worldwide, overseeing various litigation, and engaging in the strategic direction and planning of AvePoint from a legal perspective.
Prior to being a shareholder at the firm of Woods Rogers, PLC, Mr. Brown was an attorney with McGuireWoods LLP. Throughout Mr. Brown’s career, he has had extensive dealings with many Fortune 500 companies in all aspects of corporate governance and compliance. Mr. Brown represented many technology and software companies with a sizeable portfolio of clients, ranging from large multi-billion international companies to start-up entities. Mr. Brown has been involved in and facilitated the raising of billions of dollars in equity and convertible securities.
Mr. Brown received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Michigan and his Juris Doctorate from Michigan State University College of Law.