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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Keith Brown 2016


  • Title: Managing partner, Melville office
  • Company: Harris Beach PLLC
  • Location: Melville, NY
  • Birthplace: Huntington, NY

Family: Three boys Aidan (14), Hunter (11) and Sean (8)

College: State University of New York at Albany

First job unrelated to your current field: Carpenter apprentice

First job in current field: Siben & Siben, LLP

What your firm does now and its plans for the future? Harris Beach is a multi-practice law firm with presence throughout New York State with more than 220 attorneys. Our plan is to help Harris Beach build its brand here on Long Island and grow our practice throughout Long Island and the New York metropolitan area. 

Hobbies: Skiing, golf, guitar and travel.

Favorite novel: “Undaunted Courage” by Stephen Ambrose

Favorite film: “It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World!”

Keys to success: Proactive, organized, personal relationships

Person(s) you most admire (outside of family): The late MLB catcher and Hall of Famer Gary Carter. 

If you had to choose a different profession, what would it be? Investment banker.