Noah G. Brown



Noah G. Brown is an associate with Foley & Lardner LLP and is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution and Government Enforcement Defense & Investigations Practices.

In 2012, Mr. Brown served as a summer associate with Foley. In 2011, he served as legal intern for the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania, Court of Common Pleas, Trial Division. Prior, he worked as an auditor for the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation for approximately three years.


Mr. Brown earned his law degree from Boston College Law School (J.D., cum laude, 2013), where he served as staff writer and then senior editor of the Boston College Law Review. During his third year, Mr. Brown also participated on the European Moot Court Team and qualified for the quarterfinals in Brussels. He received his bachelor’s degree in economics from Trinity College in 2007.


Mr. Brown is admitted to practice law in the state of Massachusetts.

Selected Publications

  • Co-author, “The Business Litigation Session Year in Review,” Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly, January 4, 2018

Representative Matters

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Foley represented a hedge fund (SBAV, LP) and its investment adviser (Clinton Group, Inc.) in connection with securities fraud claims against issuer Porter Bancorp, Inc. for misrepresentations in connection with SBAV’s equity investment in Porter Bancorp and its controlling shareholders. On March 26, 2014 the district court denied defendants’ motion to dismiss SBAV’s claims. Defendants also issued a third-party complaint against Clinton Group, Inc. Clinton Group moved to dismiss that complaint, which motion was granted with prejudice on September 16, 2014.