R. Steven Brown
R. Steven Brown, a fourth generation Lake County native, graduated from Kelseyville High in 2002. Steven attended William Penn University on a wrestling scholarship where he received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in sociology. After graduating from William Penn in 2006, Steven returned to Lake County and began Law School at Empire College School of Law in Santa Rosa. While in attendance at Empire Law School, Steven received several awards including the Witkin Award for Academic Excellence in torts. Steven also served as a supervisor for the Sonoma County Small Claims Advisory Clinic in 2007-08.
Steven graduated cum laude from Empire Law School in 2009 and became a member of the State Bar of California in 2010. Steven was a Bail Agent for Rob Brown Bail Bonds for 9 years and has been a Certified Mediator since 2009.
Since becoming a member of the State Bar, Steven has joined the Crump, Bruchler and La Velle team as an associate attorney. Stevenís practice with Crump, Bruchler and La Velle is divided between civil and criminal law.
Professional Licenses and Certifications:
Certified Mediator; October 16, 2009
Licensed to practice before the Supreme Court of the State of California and all subordinate courts; May 18, 2010
Licensed to Practice before the United States District Court for the Northern District of California; June 25, 2010
William Penn University, 2006 B.A. Sociology
Empire School of Law, 2009 Juris Doctorate; With Honors