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Richard L. Frank

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Rick Frank is a founding principal of OFW Law. He served as the firm’s Managing Principal for 38 years. Rick is a well-recognized expert on the labeling, advertising, and inspection and safety of food and drug products regulated by the Food and… Read More
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Arthur Y. Tsien

Phone: (202) 518-6318
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Arthur Tsien is a principal at OFW Law. He received his B.S. Magna Cum Laude in chemistry and physics in 1971 from Tufts University, and his J.D. from the University of Washington School of Law in 1978. Arthur served as Law Clerk to Chief Judge Frank… Read More
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Stephen D. Terman

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: 202) 234-3550
Steve Terman is a principal at OFW Law and concentrates his practice in the areas of medical device law, FDA regulatory issues, and litigation. While at OFW Law, he has represented over 250 corporations, individuals and associations in civil, crimina… Read More
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Marshall L. Matz

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Marshall Matz is a principal with OFW Law and specializes in food, nutrition, and agriculture; he entered private practice in 1980, and joined the firm in 1992. He has devoted his career to representing clients that are increasing food production and… Read More
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Michael J. O'Flaherty

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 789-1212
Michael O’Flaherty is a principal at OFW Law. He concentrates his practice, and for over twenty-five years has counseled clients extensively, in food and dietary supplement regulatory matters, especially labeling and advertising, formulation, c… Read More
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David L. Durkin

Phone: (202) 518-6313
Fax: (202) 234-3550
David Durkin is a principal at OFW Law. He has been with the firm since 1988. David’s practice is concentrated in federal civil and criminal litigation and administrative proceedings, including court challenges to FDA, USDA, and DEA regulatory… Read More
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Brett T. Schwemer

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Brett Schwemer is the managing principal at OFW Law and head of the firm’s USDA practice group. His primary specialty is food safety and labeling law, representing meat and poultry companies and trade associations before USDA’s Food Safet… Read More
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Tish Eggleston Pahl

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Tish Eggleston Pahl is a principal at OFW Law. She is regulatory counsel to drug, cosmetic, dietary supplement, and food clients with concerns before the Food and Drug Administration, the Federal Trade Commission, and other federal agencies. Her work… Read More
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Gary H. Baise

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Gary Baise, a principal at OFW Law who is also co-head of the litigation practice, specializes in Clean Water Act (CWA), Clean Air Act (CAA), National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), and So… Read More
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Frederick H. Branding*

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Fred Branding is a principal with OFW Law. He is a registered pharmacist with extensive experience in pharmaceutical, food, drug, medical device, and cosmetic regulatory compliance and enforcement issues. His experience includes counseling and assist… Read More
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Bruce A. Silverglade

Phone: (202) 518-6316
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Bruce Silverglade is a principal at OFW Law. His practice includes resolution of competitive disputes involving food labeling and advertising claims, proactive responses to FDA regulatory proposals, management of class action lawsuits, FTC and FDA en… Read More
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Jolyda O. Swaim

Phone: (202) 518-6577
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Jolyda O. Swaim is a principal at OFW Law, where her practice focuses on USDA-FSIS and FDA regulatory matters related to meat and poultry production and FDA-regulated foods such as RTE sandwiches, salads and cheese, as well as spices and shell-egg op… Read More
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Stewart D. Fried

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Stewart Fried primarily devotes his practice to litigation and dispute resolution matters, with an emphasis on nutrition programs (SNAP and WIC), agricultural, environmental, employment, commercial and government contracts-related litigation. Stewart… Read More
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Roger R. Szemraj

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Phone 2: (202) 518-6325
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Roger Szemraj is a principal at OFW Law. Roger has more than 30 years of experience on Capitol Hill, concentrating on agriculture including: agricultural appropriations; Farm Bills; food assistance programs; international food aid and development pro… Read More
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Edward J. Farrell

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Ed Farrell concentrates his practice on international trade matters, particularly with respect to agricultural products. With over thirty five years experience, Ed has represented clients before international tribunals, federal courts, congressional… Read More
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Elliot Belilos

Phone: (202) 518-6358
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Elliot Belilos joined OFW Law in January 2007 and has more than twenty-five years of regulatory and litigation experience representing corporations and associations in employment, worker safety, product liability, product safety and product labeling… Read More
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Ladd Wiley

Phone: (202) 549-3595
Ladd Wiley is a health care attorney and health policy advocate. Mr. Wiley is a principal at OFW Law and chairs the OFW Health Industry Policy and Regulatory Practice. The Health Industry Practice works to provide high quality substantive legal and r… Read More
Ladd's Practice Areas:  Health Industry, Government Relations
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Kenneth D. Ackerman

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Ken Ackerman is an Of Counsel attorney at OFW Law and concentrates his practice on Federal crop insurance, agriculture programs, cases before the National Appeals Division, related litigation, and legislative affairs. He has spoken and written extens… Read More
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Kristen L. O'Brien

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Kristen O’Brien serves as a principal in OFW’s Health Industry Policy and Regulatory Practice. She is principally responsible for the group’s work with health care delivery system clients, including large physician groups, integrated health sys… Read More
Kristen's Practice Areas:  Health Industry, Government Relations
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Andrew Tsui*

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Andrew is a member of OFW’s Health Industry Policy and Regulatory Practice, where he helps health care clients solve legal challenges and realize opportunities in the Medicare and Medicaid regulatory environments. He has detailed knowledge of the a… Read More
Andrew's Practice Areas:  Health Industry
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Nancy A. Nord

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3500
Nancy A. Nord came to OFW after completing an eight-year term as a Commissioner on the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, serving from 2005 through 2013. Ms. Nord was Acting Chairman of the CPSC from July 2006 until June 2009. Prior to joining… Read More
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Edward R Teitel, MD, FACS, JD, MBA*

Phone: 202-789-1212
Dr. Edward Teitel is Of Counsel to Olsson Frank Weeda Terman Matz PC. Dr. Teitel practiced general, peripheral vascular, and endoscopic surgery for many years. He earned his M.D. degree at the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio. H… Read More
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Parker Douglas

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Parker Douglas is Of Counsel at OFW Law, concentrating primarily in litigation, where he offers clients litigation expertise, regulatory advice and government relations counsel. He is widely recognized as a courtroom advocate, and has represented For… Read More
Parker's Practice Areas:  Litigation
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John G. Dillard

Phone: (202) 518-6349
Fax: (202) 234-3550
John Dillard is a principal at OFW Law. He provides regulatory counsel, general counsel, and litigation services to clients in the agriculture and food industries. In his regulatory practice, John provides advice to companies and trade associations o… Read More
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J. Mason Weeda*

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Mason Weeda is a principal with OFW Law and devotes his practice to a blend of matters, principally representing FDA regulated medical device, drug, and food manufacturers, distributors, and importers. In addition, Mason provides counsel to trade ass… Read More
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Darren H. Webb*

Phone: (202) 518-6348
Phone 2: (202) 234-3550
Darren Webb serves as an associate with OFW’s Health Industry Policy and Regulatory Practice. He is responsible for the group’s legislative advocacy and engagement with Capitol Hill. Darren works with a broad spectrum of health care clients, incl… Read More
Darren's Practice Areas:  Government Relations, Health Industry
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Dr. Nina V. Fedoroff

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3550
Dr. Nina Fedoroff serves as Senior Science Advisor on science and policy issues associated with the use of modern molecular methods, including recombinant DNA (rDNA) techniques, for the improvement of agricultural plants, animals and microorganisms.… Read More
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J.J. Capone

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Fax: (202) 234-3550
J.J. Capone, MS, PhD, is a Senior Technical Advisor at OFW Law. Dr. Capone advises companies on compliance with Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, with focus on matters related to quality and regulatory aspects related to medical devices… Read More
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John R. Block

Phone: (202) 518-6382
Fax: (202) 234-2686
Senior Policy Advisor at OFW Law, John Block has dedicated his professional career to the fields of agriculture, food, and health. His accomplishments in agriculture began with the building of a large and successful hog operation in his home state of… Read More
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Jay Vroom

Mr. Vroom is a Senior Policy Advisor at OFW Law. He is an experienced agricultural policy and communications executive, with a record of nearly 45 years of agribusiness association leadership. He was raised on a livestock and grain farm in North Cent… Read More
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Philip C. Karsting

Phone: (202) 789-1212
Phillip C. Karsting is a Senior Policy Advisor specializing in agriculture, nutrition, and food security. Phil provides legislative and strategic advice to industry leaders to address policy, its application and implementation, and regulatory matters… Read More
Philip's Practice Areas:  Government Relations
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Reed Diskey

Phone: 202-518-6347
Fax: 202-234-3550
Reed Diskey works as a Legislative and Regulatory Assistant with OFW Law’s Health Industry Policy and Regulatory Practice. In his position he provides support for the Government Relations department in the areas of agriculture, forestry, food, and… Read More
Reed's Practice Areas:  Government Relations, Health Industry
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