Jennifer Zachary is a partner in the firm’s food and drug practice group. She advises companies and industry associations on complying with FDA requirements for the manufacture and sale of drugs, biologics, medical devices, foods and dietary supplements and assists clients in responding to FDA enforcement actions, warning letters, inspections, recalls and import detentions.
Ms. Zachary joined the firm from the FDA’s Office of Chief Counsel, where she served as an Associate Chief Counsel for Enforcement from 2005 to 2011. While at FDA, Ms. Zachary brought numerous enforcement actions in conjunction with Department of Justice co-counsel against adulterated and misbranded drugs, medical devices, foods and dietary supplements. In addition, she served as counsel to investigators and compliance personnel in FDA’s district offices, reviewing warning letters for legal sufficiency and advising on potential enforcement actions. During her government tenure, Ms. Zachary also served for six months as a Special Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Civil Division of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia.