Harry J Brown, Attorney at Law
Catholic University of America, Columbus
2003 - 2006
My law degree is from the Catholic university Columbus School of Law and upon graduation, I began working as the vice president of a Washington D.C. based wireless broadband startup. In 2008, I launched my practice to aid new and small businesses and cofounded LaunchMemphis (now StartCo) and Fuelfilm, both organizations which focus on stimulating entrepreneurship and the Memphis economy. In 2013, for family reasons, I moved back to the East Coast and now call South Eastern Virginia my home.
COMMUNITY AND OTHER ACTIVITIES
FuelFilm, Memphis, TN : September 2009 – June 2012, Legal Advisor and Cofounder. FuelFilm is a branch of LaunchYourCity and focuses on developing and aiding the film industry in Memphis.
LaunchYourCity, Memphis, TN : January 2008 – June 2012, Cofounder and Legal Advisor. - LaunchYourCity is creating an entrepreneurial community in Memphis by providing tools, workshops and support necessary to start a business.
Leadership Academy, Memphis, TN, April 2010 Fellows Class. The Academy Fellows program is a 12-month engagement that gives high-potential, emerging leaders the tools, experiences and connections needed to become change agents, including leaders and qualified city ambassadors. Upon completion, was selected to be on the Leadership Academy Alumni Board and was selected to be chair of the Class Fundraising Committee.
Leadership Forum, October 1, 2010 – May 11, 2011. The Leadership Forum is a program open to attorneys in the 3rd through 8th year of practice. It is designed to develop attorneys leadership skills, instill high levels of professionalism and encourage diversity in the practice of law.
Shelby County Small Biz Committee (SCSBC), August 2010 – October 2010, SCSBC is a subcommittee as part of Shelby County Mayor Luttrell’s transition team, focusing on economic development in Shelby County, TN.