Brown & Knight LLC
About Us
Contact Us


Jeffrey M. Brown concentrates his practice in the areas of domestic and international estate planning, income tax, corporate planning, probate and real estate. Mr. Brown represents lenders, buyers and sellers in sophisticated real estate transactions, and is a First Choice Agent with First American Title Insurance Company. In the area of estate planning, Mr. Brown’s practice includes the drafting of wills and trusts, sophisticated tax planning for high net worth individuals, and planning for family businesses. In the area of corporate planning, Mr. Brown works with start-up businesses, creating the appropriate type of entity and providing tax and business planning advice. In addition, Mr. Brown represents buyers and sellers of businesses. Mr. Brown’s tax practice focuses primarily in the area of taxation of expatriates and foreign nationals, as well as trusts and estates. Mr. Brown is admitted to the Massachusetts and Ohio Bars. He graduated from Washington University in St. Louis (A.B. - Anthropology, cum laude, 1977), Suffolk University (J.D., 1980), and Boston University School of Law (LL.M. in Taxation, first in class, 1984).

Michael S. Knight concentrates his practice in the areas of international and domestic income tax planning for individuals, corporations, partnerships and trusts, as well as estate planning and administration. A former coordinator of the Internal Revenue Service VITA program, Mr. Knight is experienced in all phases of U.S. tax compliance. Mr. Knight engages in representation before the Internal Revenue Service and Massachusetts Department of Revenue, including audits, collection matters and private letter ruling requests. In addition, Mr. Knight represents clients in residential real estate transactions (including representation of lenders, buyers and sellers), as well as commercial lease drafting and negotiations. Mr. Knight is a member of the Massachusetts and District of Columbia Bars and is licensed to practice before the United States Tax Court, the Federal District Court of Massachusetts and the United States First Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Knight is a First Choice Agent with First American Title Insurance Company. He is a graduate of University of Massachusetts (B.A. Mathematics, 1985), New England School of Law (J.D., 1988) and Boston University School of Law LL.M. (Taxation, 1989).