Mr. LeBrun is a managing director and head of alternatives business management, located in the Newport Beach office. Previously, Mr. LeBrun was deputy general counsel, primarily responsible for the firm's alternative funds and transactions. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2005, he was an associate with Ropes & Gray, focusing on investment management and private-equity-related matters. He has 21 years of legal experience. He holds a J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School, where he was admitted to the Order of the Coif, and an undergraduate degree from Northwood University. He was admitted to the bar in Massachusetts and New York.