Meet Our Staff


Steven E. Brown

As a former postal worker and long-time resident of the Washington DC area, Steven E. Brown is personally familiar with the experiences of federal employees. In over 30 years of independent law practice, he has represented and counseled thousands of federal employees.

His background as a federal employment lawyer and personal injury litigation attorney has helped him understand the special needs of disabled individuals. As the original founder of Brown & Goodkin, he makes every effort to ensure that the firm provides timely and thorough legal representation for all of their clients.

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Daniel Goodkin

Dan joined the law firm of Steven E. Brown in January, 2004. He is a member of the California State Bar, and earned his Juris Doctor from Loyola University in 1996. He has a BA from UCLA. Before becoming a lawyer, Dan was a law clerk for our office.

Prior to becoming a federal employment lawyer, Dan was the Director of Business Development and Business Affairs for a web-based music licensing startup, as well as a computer solutions support consultant for medical and legal professionals.

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Erika Bauer

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Karie Rothschild

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staff4Kitana Barrus

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