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Brian Pomper

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Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

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Partner; Public Law & Policy

Position

Brian Pomper offers public policy, political and strategic business advice to Fortune 500 and other domestic and multinational companies. He represents companies before Congress, the White House and federal agencies on a diverse set of public policy matters, including market access, investment, international trade disputes, intellectual property, international tax and customs issues. Brian formerly served as chief international trade counsel to Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-MT). He currently serves as co-leader of the firm’s public law and policy practice and serves on the firm’s management committee.

To learn more about Mr. Pomper, please visit his full profile: https://www.akingump.com/en/lawyers-advisors/brian-a-pomper.html

Member

Member, U.S. patent bar; Educational Counselor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Education

Adjunct Professor, International Trade Policy and Politics, George Washington’s School of Political Management. B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; J.D., Cornell Law School


United States: Government

Government relations

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Brian Pomper - Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Within: Government relations

Comprising lawyers and consultants, including former members of Congress with experience in federal government, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP's public law and policy team has an excellent reputation and is praised for its ‘personalized service’ in areas such as trade, healthcare, environment, tax and Native American law. Hunter Bates and Brian Pomper jointly lead the practice. Joel Jankowsky, who is the founder of the firm’s government relations practice, has expertise in matters pertaining to technology, entertainment and telecoms. In one highlight matter, Jankowsky is leading a team representing a coalition of 18 companies from various industry sectors to effect changes in legislation and regulations to reduce vexatious patent litigation and to strengthen and improve proceedings before the Patent and Trademark Office. Health policy expert John Jonas helped Otsuka America Pharmaceutical Incorporated to obtain approval from the FDA for a revolutionary new treatment option for people with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder. Brendan Dunn, former policy adviser to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, and Zachary Rudisill, former tax counsel to Senator Rob Portman, both joined in May 2018. Dunn brings with him knowledge in the areas of tax, financial services, banking, trade, pension, judiciary matters and healthcare, while Rudisill focuses on domestic and international tax and trade policy. Also recommended are tax specialist Jeffrey McMillen, Ed Pagano and Arshi Siddiqui, who ‘goes above and beyond’. Former US Senator Joe Donnelly joined the firm in April 2019. Michael Rossetti left the firm in August 2018 and is now with Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP.

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