Thompson Coburn LLPP is pleased to announce that partner Eileen Brown has been named the managing partner of the Firm’s Washington, D.C., office effective January 1, 2020.
Eileen serves as a co-chair of Thompson Coburn’s national Transportation and Project Finance group and is a member of its Management Committee. Eileen spent nearly her entire professional career at Thompson Coburn and has been referred as a “highly respected legal advisor, a dynamic leader and a strong advocate for any cause to which she dedicates herself.”
Eileen represents government entities, financial institutions and publicly traded companies in international, asset-based and project finance transactions, government guaranteed finance and equipment leasing. She also represents local and regional transportation agencies, companies buying, selling and operating aircraft, and lenders and lessors to marine operating companies.
Eileen has served as outside counsel to the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) for 14 years, and has helped facilitate financings for transportation, energy, agricultural, mining and development projects around the world. Eileen is a member of the Maritime Law Association and a longtime member of the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA), which recently appointed her to the organization’s national Legal Committee. A resident of Arlington, Virginia, Eileen earned her J.D. from Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law and obtained a B.A. from Villanova University.