Nixon Peabody announced today that former Senator Scott Brown (R-MA) has joined their Boston office to focus on business and government affairs as they relate to the financial services industry, as well as on commercial real estate matters. In the Senate, Brown was on the Armed Services Committee, Homeland and Governmental Affairs Committee, Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee, and Veterans Affairs. From 2009 to 2012 Brown raised $46.4 million, including $3.74 million from PACs. He raised $743,019 from finance and insurance PACs. View Brown's financial profile.