Katie is a Director in the Government Law & Policy and the Political Law & Compliance practices of Greenberg Traurig’s Washington, D.C. office. Katie is experienced in political compliance matters such as congressional ethics rules; state and federal lobbying guidelines and reporting requirements; and state, federal, and local campaign finance compliance regulations.
Katie advises a variety of corporate clients on compliance with the federal Lobbying Disclosure Act and state lobbying disclosure requirements. She guides clients through developing and maintaining tracking systems within their organizations to comply with relevant disclosure obligations, while also managing the corresponding filing requirements. Katie also provides training to government affairs professionals and corporate executives on lobbying registration triggers and related best practices.
Katie also regularly works with connected and non-connected political action committees (PACs) and the corresponding Federal Election Commission regulations and guidelines. In her over 15 years of campaign finance experience, Katie has managed a wide range of PACs at the state and federal level. She assists clients with the establishment of PACs, fundraising techniques, and the management of everyday PAC operations and periodic reporting requirements.
In addition to her campaign finance and lobbying disclosure work, Katie assists firm clients with Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA) compliance and related filings with the Department of Justice.