Benjamin S. Brown is an Associate in Lozano Smith's Monterey office where his practice is focused on the facilities and business, charter school, and technology/data privacy aspects of public agency law.
Mr. Brown advises public agencies on construction matters, including bidding, alternative delivery methods, property acquisitions, architect agreements and construction documents, CEQA, energy services/clean energy, and developer fees. He assists clients on a range of technology issues, including student and employee data privacy and use of social media. He routinely guides clients through Public Records Act requests, and clients often benefit from his expertise in charter school matters, including governance and facilities.
Mr. Brown earned his J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law, where he was a member of the Texas Law Review and served as a research assistant. He received a B.A. in Psychology from the University of California, Los Angeles.