William S. Boyd School of Law Alumni of the Year
Keith Brown is an associate general counsel at Southwest Gas Corporation, a position he has held for the last seven years; serving as counsel and senior counsel in the three years prior to advancing to his current position. Brown is licensed to practice law in Nevada, Arizona, California, and New Mexico. He primarily focuses on transactional and real property matters; as well as representing the company before the Arizona, California, and Nevada utility regulatory commissions.
Before beginning the law program at UNLV, Brown had a 24-year career in accounting and public utilities. He credits the night program at UNLV Boyd School of Law for successfully launching him onto a new and rewarding career path.
Recipient of the James E. Rogers Outstanding Scholastic Achievement Award, Brown holds the distinction of being the first UNLV law night program student to graduate at the top of his class. He was the first chair and editor of the Boyd Alumni Newsletter. He assists with editing for Boyd Briefs, an electronic newsletter publication.