Hayat Brown is a national engineering, advisory and development firm that helps mission-oriented institutions advance objectives related to the management of their infrastructure and real estate assets. Our team brings a lifecycle perspective to the planning, design,  construction, and maintenance of commercial and economic development projects. A bench of professional engineers assists clients with technical design, construction management and inspections – all with safety as our number one priority. A team of results-oriented advisors will guide clients through each stage of the development process, from feasibility and financial structuring to transaction execution. This unique blend of consulting and engineering ensures project success at every stage of its development.



Hayat Brown’s engineering services supports the planning, design, construction and on-going asset management of civil and social infrastructure projects — performed by highly skilled and accredited professionals.

Our multi-disciplined team of professional engineers support civil and social infrastructure clients while our design professionals understand that broad perspectives lead to functional and transformative designs.

Our well-rounded professional engineers team works to ensure that projects are not just completed on-time but also compliant.

Hayat Brown offers a full suite of public-private partnership advisory services to support the analysis, execution, and delivery of complex real estate and infrastructure projects.

Whether delivering a new capital improvement project, adaptively reusing an existing facility, monetizing or recycling an underutilized asset, or revitalizing an underserved community, our experts help clients analyze, evaluate, structure, and execute transactions from concept and valuation through procurement and negotiation.

Our professionals craft single asset or portfolio-wide real estate repositioning strategies that are not just aspirational but executable, and underpinned by rigorous market and financial feasibility analyses.

Our experts understand the criticality of strong program and asset management during operations to monitor performance, address challenges, and leverage opportunities. We can assist with cash flow analyses, conduct financial and transaction restructuring, and provide expert witness support.

Hayat Brown Infrastructure Investment and Development is an alternative financing, construction, and operating platform that leverages public-private partnerships to design, build, finance, and maintain infrastructure capital improvement projects that promote equitable and financially stable communities for living, learning, justice, and health, especially in urban areas.   We align the financial capital of our social impact equity investment partners and debt providers with the design, construction, and operating expertise of our design-build and facility maintenance partners to deliver complex infrastructure assets for public and institutional owners faster, more reliably, and more cost-effectively than traditional methods

Featured Project

Howard University Bond Bread Factory Redevelopment

Project Delivery Advisory

Leveraging the value of university-owned urban land through synergistic commercial development to reinvest in mission priorities; transforming >2,000 beds of student housing through public-private partnerships; reimagining a health sciences and hospital complex for the 21st century.

Featured Project

Travis County Civil and Family Courts Facility

Project Delivery Advisory

Creatively delivering a long overdue courthouse using a P3 structure.

Featured Project

Rock Creek and Potomac River Green Infrastructure

Construction Management & Inspection

Design-Build project for the construction of green infrastructure (GI) facilities as part of DC Water’s Long-Term Control Plan (LTCP) to drastically reduce Combined Sewer Overflows (CSOs) to the Anacostia and Potomac Rivers and Rock Creek.


We have completed over 100 public sector engagements in 38 states and US protectorates. Our professionals have served public and institutional clients throughout the life-cycle of their real estate and infrastructure projects.



For one simple reason. We want to be in the heart of it. Restoring history. Revitalizing communities. And creating long-lasting results to areas of genuine significance.

We’re not alone. There are others who share our passion.