Pat Reeder is a trial lawyer, business leader and national lobbyist with more than 30 years of experience in government affairs, litigation, regulatory compliance and strategic business transactions – with a focus in highly regulated industries. Over his career, Pat has used his deep and diverse business experience and personal advocacy skills to help clients resolve complex business and regulatory problems. He currently serves as the Deputy General Counsel of the American Council of Life Insurers. Pat received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Journalism from Penn State University and he earned his Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from Widener University School of Law. Pat and his wife, Renee, live in Washington, DC. They have two children and one grandson. In addition to providing pro bono legal services to children and families in need, Pat serves as the music director of a youth-based community theater and is an accomplished worship leader and musician.