Kegan A. Brown is a partner in the New York office of Latham & Watkins. Mr. Brown is a member of the Litigation & Trial and Environment, Land & Resources Departments. He represents clients in complex environmental, products liability, and toxic tort litigations; environmental regulatory matters, including remediations and natural resource damage claims; and transactional matters. Mr. Brown’s litigation experience covers all aspects of fact and expert discovery, motion practice, and trial. Recognized for his “great working knowledge” of environmental regulations and “achieving goals” by The Legal 500 US, Mr. Brown regularly advises clients across a variety of industry sectors, including manufacturing; retail and consumer products; chemical, pulp and paper; and oil and gas.
Mr. Brown currently serves as a Vice Chair on the ABA's Superfund and Natural Resource Damages Litigation Committee, and previously served on the firm's Recruiting and Pro Bono Committees. He is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and the United States District Courts for the District of New Jersey, Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York, Northern District of New York, and Connecticut. He graduated with honors and Order of the Coif from Rutgers School of Law - Newark, where he served as managing editor of the Rutgers Law Review and was a member of the Moot Court Board. Mr. Brown is recommended for Environment: Litigation and Environment: Regulatory by The Legal 500 US and has been recognized as a Leading Lawyer for Environment by Chambers USA, 2019-2021.