Law Firm, PLLC

University of Georgia School of Law

Emory University
Bachelor of Arts, Political Science
Public Affairs Management
Public Affairs Council, 2016

Licensed to practice in Texas
State Bar of Texas

Kerry Tassopoulos, Esq.

Kerry Tassopoulos is the founding member of The Tassopoulos Law Firm, PLLC.

His firm was formed to provide practical advice and effectively handle the legal and regulatory challenges faced by his clients, so they can achieve their business goals.

During his 35 year career as an attorney, lobbyist and business executive, Kerry has successfully designed and implemented effective legal strategies to address complex matters.

His experience at Mary Kay Inc. as Vice President, Public Affairs; General Counsel of Jani-King International and Director of Government Affairs at Excel Communications provides an understanding of the regulatory priorities, policies and enforcement approach of state, federal and international governments.

His expertise is primarily in the regulatory and compliance areas. He has advised clients on a wide array of FDA issues, ranging from premarket approvals, to labeling and post-market compliance, and enforcement actions as well as FTC regulation in the franchising, business opportunities, direct sales and multi-level marketing, product claims and product advertising areas.

Kerry is praised by his colleagues and clients as a good listener, a creative problem solver and a professional who focuses on solutions that work.


Outside General Counsel

  • Executive team strategic counsel
  • Corporate governance (including assistance with minute books, preparation of board and shareholder resolutions and attendance of board meetings)
  • Risk identification and mitigation
  • Advise on employment matters
  • Coordinate and manage outsourced legal services, if necessary
  • Pre-litigation dispute resolution and assistance with collections strategies

Marketing and Distribution

  • Product packaging and labeling review
  • Product claim review
  • Trademark, patents, trade secret review and protection
  • Vendor and supply agreements
  • Legal support of distribution methods (retail, direct sales, franchising)

Supply Chain Operations

  • Manufacturing process compliance
  • FDA regulated products
  • Logistics and distribution
  • International trade, import/export
  • Industrial product safety compliance
  • Contract drafting, revision, and negotiations

Public Affairs and
Government Relations

  • Strategic counsel and client advocacy – local, state, national level
  • Corporate Communication review
  • Public Relations department support
  • Preparing committee report language and congressional testimony
  • Providing direct advocacy to key congressional and agency leadership and staff

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