Patricia A. Brown

University of Miami School of Law

Patricia A. Brown is the Director of the Graduate Tax Program and the Graduate Program in Taxation of Cross-Border Investment at the University of Miami School of Law. Ms. Brown began her career at Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen and Hamilton, then moved to the U.S. Treasury Department in 1994. From 1997 to 2006, she was the Deputy International Tax Counsel (Treaty Affairs), with responsibility for co-ordinating U.S. tax treaty policy. From 2006 through 2010, she was a full-time consultant to the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development, working on the collective investment vehicle and the Treaty Relief and Compliance Enhancement projects. Ms. Brown received her B.S.F.S., magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service and her J.D. from the University of California (Berkeley), where she was made a member of Order of the Coif.