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Clinton T. Brown

Managing Partner

+1 315 512 5426  

Clinton Brown founded C.T. Brown with the aspiration of delivering exceptional legal recruitment and executive search services to leading law firms and financial institutions around the world.

As Managing Partner, Clinton leads the firms Partner Search & Selection practice globally. He is a trusted advisor to a vast number of prestigious law firms and financial institutions across the globe. He specializes in building mergers & acquisition and private equity practices through partner, group, and in-house searches on a retained and contingent basis. 

He also focuses his practice on representing individual partners and partner groups in the lateral marketplace who are seeking to move law firms, providing access to key decision-makers with whom he has long-standing and trusted relationships.


This facilitates a discreet and, ultimately, a more straightforward process that significantly reduces exposure in the market for an individual or team. His clients are complimentary of Clinton's approach to his practice, his level of professionalism and his dedication to his clients' and candidates' long-term goals. 

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.