Clinton Brown founded Sheppard Brown and leads the firms Partner & Group practice globally. He is a trusted advisor to a vast number of prestigious law firms around the world and he specializes in building corporate practices through partner and group recruiting on a retained and contingent basis. Clinton has deep experience across a range of practices including but not limited to Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity, Capital Markets, Leveraged Finance, Structured Finance, Restructuring, Funds and Executive Compensation.


Clinton prizes diversity and lateral thinking when leading searches for law firms and in-house clients. A natural counselor and connector, Clinton acts as a co-partner in these relationships, investing 100% of herself in the process to ensure that candidates can achieve their professional goals in the most optimal and discreet way.  Clients respect Clinton's approach as he is thoughtful, strategic, and collaborative.

Related Capabilities

Mergers & Acquisitions

Private Equity

Capital Markets

Leveraged Finance

Structured Finance


Investment Funds

Real Estate

Executive Compensation & Benefits



New York

San Francisco

Palo Alto 

Los Angeles

Washington DC


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