"These people are all top notch, highly credentialed and especially well-versed in research and writing," she said. "That being said there are now many lawyers on the market that will now be competing for the same limited litigation opportunities. My advice would be to have writing samples ready, be flexible geographically and be realistic about salary expectations."
Brown served as lead defense counsel in numerous shareholder class actions, bondholder class actions, shareholder derivative litigation, professional malpractice cases, securities investigations and civil securities enforcement actions. Clients included KPMG LLP, the former Coopers & Lybrand LLP, the former Price Waterhouse & Co., the merged PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and Andersen LLP.