About the Foundation

Marc A. Brown

Assistant General Counsel


Marc Brown began lending his legal expertise and insights to the Claude Moore Charitable Foundation in February of 2019. Prior to joining the Foundation, Mr. Brown spent 22 years litigating and defending health care providers, including corporate healthcare entities and private physicians, in malpractice lawsuits. This included extensive representation of clients before various Boards of Medicine and Dentistry.

Mr. Brown assists in reviewing a wide variety of contracts to which the Foundation is a party. He also assists with regard to land use planning, real estate transactions, and issues related to grant making, which is clearly one of the Claude Moore Charitable Foundation’s most important initiatives.

Mr. Brown is a member of the Virginia Bar Association, D.C. Bar Association, and the Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys, where he has served as chairman of the Medical Malpractice Section. Mr. Brown’s academic credentials include a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Hampden-Sydney College in south central Virginia, and he obtained his Juris Doctorate from Ohio Northern University. Mr. Brown has been an AV Preeminent Rated Attorney by Martindale-Hubble since 2012.