Experience Meredith Brown has more than 25 years of experience representing private entities and public agencies, and her principal areas of specialty are construction law and business law for private and public entities as well as public procurement and local government law for California public agencies. Ms. Brown was one of the founding partners of Bryant & Brown prior to joining AALRR. Ms. Brown has developed construction general conditions and special provisions for multi-million-dollar construction projects and provided claims avoidance counseling and defense for public entities conducting large capital programs involving multiple complex construction and joint development projects. She has also drafted procurement procedures; analyzed and resolved construction bid protests; and drafted and trained school district staff on the use of Requests for Proposals and contract templates. She has experience drafting and negotiating leases, joint use agreements, and memoranda of understanding for public entity clients with a heavy construction and procurement volume. From 1989 to 1994, she practiced construction and business litigation on behalf of nationally recognized public and private clients. From 1994 to the present, Meredith has represented a number of large and small public entities in the San Francisco Bay Area. In 2001, she was appointed by the Oakland Unified School District as the special facilities counsel with regard to legal compliance issues, procurement, and school-related facilities projects including school modernization, deferred maintenance, school construction and construction litigation.
Education Ms. Brown attended Boston University School of Law where she earned her Juris Doctor. While in law school, she served as a clerk for United States Magistrate Joyce London Alexander, First Circuit in Boston, Massachusetts. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York.
Memberships State Bar of California Alameda County Bar Association