Brian Nakashima

Brian Nakashima

Chief Financial Officer


Brian Nakashima knows how to keep firms running smoothly and efficiently—ensuring that costs stay low and service levels high. His strong focus on automation and expense management brings increased value to all Schwabe clients.

Brian has 24 years of finance and accounting experience—including 6 years with Ernst & Young—and 18 years in marketing and professional services. At Schwabe, he oversees the finance, accounting, pricing, records and client intake teams, making sure client service is always the highest priority.


  • Linfield College, Bachelor of Science, Accounting, magna cum laude (1991)
  • Certified Public Accountant‎, Oregon (Inactive)

  • Arnold Brown Joins Schwabe's Technology Industry Group in Our New Mountain View, CA, Office
  • Schwabe Grows its Reputation as Top Law Firm with New ‎Rankings from Chambers & Partners