The City of Manassas has hired a new City Attorney.
Formerly from City Attorney for Charlottesville, Stephen Craig Brown will be joining the city as their attorney. According to a release, Brown has more than 38 years of experience as a practicing attorney.
More on Brown’s experience, from a release:
In his previous position as City Attorney for the City of Charlottesville, Virginia, Brown supervised and managed three attorneys and two paralegals, serving more than 900 City of Charlottesville employees and their City Council. He has a wide range of experience working in local government. Brown earned his law degree at Wake Forest University School of Law and his undergraduate degree at the University of Virginia.
“Craig’s long and distinguished career as a municipal attorney makes him an excellent addition to the City of Manassas leadership team. The City of Manassas is excited to welcome Craig to the community. He will provide in-house legal services and manage the use of outside counsel as needed for specific projects and specialized services,” stated City Manager Patrick Pate in a release.
Brown will begin his work in Manassas on February 20, 2018.