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Thomas Brown

Chief Executive Officer


England & Wales, 1989
Hong Kong, 1996




English , French


35, Rue de la Mairie
P.O. Box 6569
1211 Geneva 6


+41 58 105 2000

Thomas Brown joined LALIVE in 2020 as its Chief Executive Officer.

Thomas brings significant law firm management expertise and leadership experience to LALIVE, having performed several management roles during a 30 year career with Allen & Overy. He served as Managing Partner of the Tokyo and Hong Kong offices in the last 15 years of his career and, in the last eight years, he managed Allen & Overy’s entire Asia Pacific practice, playing a key role in driving the firm’s growth in the region. In addition to these management roles, Thomas practised as a projects and finance lawyer. In 2015, he became a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), following which he spent a year with LALIVE, working in the firm’s international arbitration practice.

Thomas holds a BA in Law from Cambridge University (1986). He was admitted as a solicitor of England and Wales in 1989 and as a solicitor of Hong Kong in 1996.