Todd A. Brownfield

Senior Associate Legal Counsel

Todd has been a lawyer for the University of Pittsburgh since 2006.  Prior to coming to the University, Todd was an Associate Attorney at Reed Smith from 1989 to 1992 primarily doing real estate work, and University Legal Counsel for the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education from 1992 to 2006, when his practice was as a generalist on all aspects of higher education law. 

Areas of Practice

Real Estate


  • American University, B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies: Communication, Legal Institutions, Economics & Government (CLEG) (1987)
  • University of Virginia School of Law, J.D. (1990)

Professional Associations

  • Member, Vestry and Usher, St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Mount Lebanon
  • Adult Leader (Cubmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster), Boy Scouts of America

Bar Membership

  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Administrative Assistant

Patricia G. Boehler