David Brown practices in the securities and investment management areas. His practice includes advice to securities and asset management compliance advice, as well as transactional matters. As part of the asset management practice, Mr. Brown has advised both registered and unregistered investment advisors. Mr. Brown's practice has also included corporate and regulatory aspects of private placement variable life insurance and private investment funds that are investment options for such policies. Mr. Brown has served on the firm’s Management Committee and has held a number of other positions in the firm, including heading its corporate practice group.