David Frulla is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Kelley Drye & Warren LLP. David focuses his practice in the areas of government relations and public policy, campaign finance and political law, litigation and environmental law.
David maintains an advocacy-focused practice that seeks to develop and implement regulatory approaches to lessen governmental burdens on, or seek benefits for, businesses and other regulated entities. Employing Kelley Drye’s multi-disciplinary approach, he seeks creative, often science-based, solutions that involve the judicial, legislative and executive branches at the federal and state levels. His experience includes legislative and regulatory counseling and advocacy before the Executive Branch, members and staff of the U.S. Congress, and various administrative agencies and interstate compact commissions.
David counsels a wide range of entities such as corporations, lobbying firms, trade associations and labor organizations regarding federal and state campaign finance; lobbying registration, reporting and activity; foreign agent registration and reporting; and other political law issues. He also has counseled public officials, federal candidates, independent political committees, private citizens, Native American tribes and state party officials regarding these issues.
David also has significant experience defending individuals, labor organizations and corporations in criminal, administrative, and legislative investigations and enforcement proceedings in matters involving white-collar crime, environmental regulation, alleged fraud and abuse, and campaign finance and public integrity issues.
David has written various op-ed pieces relating to his practice specialties.