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Brendan Parets represents corporations and individuals facing congressional investigations. He also assists organizations with policy matters before Congress and counsels corporations, non-profit entities, and political committees on compliance with federal and state campaign finance laws.

Mr. Parets rejoined the firm after serving as Chief Counsel to Senator Martha McSally (R-AZ), where he oversaw Senator McSally’s work on the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Mr. Parets also managed judiciary, commerce, telecommunications, tax, and trade issues for Senator McSally. He worked closely with Senate leadership, committees of jurisdiction, and executive branch agencies to achieve bipartisan compromise on judicial nominations, reform of Department of Homeland Security grant programs, and trade disputes.

  • Conducted cross-border internal investigation for Board of Directors of Canadian subsidiary of major communications company.
  • Conducted international internal investigation of commercial bribery allegations for a large nonprofit organization.
  • Conducted internal review of major think tank for Foreign Agents Registration Act compliance.
  • Defended financial institution in investigation by the Federal Election Commission.
  • Represented trade association in investigation by the Department of Justice.
  • Represented retailer in Senate inquiry into data breach.
  • Represented medical device distributor in House investigation of product efficacy.
  • Drafted numerous state legislative items related to litigation reform.
  • Represented trade association in challenge to regulations proposed by the Department of Education.

Previous Experience

  • The Office of Senator Martha McSally (R-AZ), Chief Counsel
  • The Office of Senator Jon Kyl (R-AZ), Chief Counsel
  • Senate Republican Policy Committee, Policy Counsel
  • Lindsey Graham 2016, Chief Counsel
  • The Office of Representative J. Gresham Barrett (R-SC), Legislative Assistant