Louie A. Brown, Jr. is a partner in KSC. He is the managing partner of the firm’s Government Relations Group representing clients before the California State Legislature and various state administrative agencies.
Louie specializes in providing clients with expert advice in maneuvering through California’s complex legislative and administrative process. He has written numerous laws and played key roles in many of the Legislature’s major accomplishments and budget negotiations over the last decade, including the agricultural tax relief package of 2001, comprehensive water package, tax relief for the California horse racing industry, and law enforcement funding.
Louie earned his Bachelor of Science Degree from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, California and his Juris Doctor from the McGeorge School of Law. In 1991, the National Future Farmers of America elected Louie to serve its 400,000-student membership as the Western Region Vice President.
In addition to his work with the firm, Louie is deeply committed to the success of education in agriculture. He chairs the Cal Poly AgriBusiness Department’s Advisory Committee, serves as member of the California Future Farmers of America Foundation Board of Directors and Reedley College’s Partners in Agricultural Leadership Advisory Committee. Louie is also very active in youth sports serving on the Board of the Elk Grove Youth Baseball League and volunteering as a youth soccer coach.
Louie and his wife, Kymberlee, reside in Elk Grove with their three children.