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Barry LaSala

Principal

Subject Matter

Prior to joining Subject Matter, Barry LaSala served as director of federal government affairs at Microsoft Corporation. In that capacity, he managed the company’s strategic, legislative and political relationships with Senate Democrats. Before joining Microsoft, LaSala served as counsel to Senator John F. Kerry (D-MA). He advised Senator Kerry on his work before the Senate Small Business, Commerce and Finance Committees. Barry previously worked as an associate at Dewey Ballantine LLP (now Dewey LeBeouf ) and served as a legislative and policy advocate with the AFL-CIO Transportation Trades Department, working on behalf of 35 affiliated labor organizations in the transportation and building trades sectors. LaSala received his law degree from Georgetown University Law Center, a Master of Arts in International Affairs from the School of International Service at American University and graduated cum laude from Frostburg State University.