Lauren A. Farruggia

Lauren A. Farruggia

Associate

Contact Info

Phone: (202) 295-6671

Primary Office

Washington
1919 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Suite 550
Washington, DC 20006-3434

Lauren A. Farruggia

Associate

Lauren Farruggia counsels clients on regulatory, compliance, enforcement and transactional matters related to products regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). Clients in the cannabis (both hemp and marijuana), consumer health care products, life sciences, food and beverage, cosmetics and tobacco industries, among others, rely on Lauren for advice on how to get and keep their products on the market. She advises companies throughout the product life cycle, including product development, formulation, manufacture, distribution and promotion. More specifically, Lauren handles matters involving labeling, product design, classification, and clearance, good manufacturing practice (GMP), import and export, and recalls. 

In addition to her FDA, FTC, USDA, and DEA practice, Lauren assists health care providers and health-care related companies with compliance and transactional issues. Her experience includes helping clients respond to inquiries, audits and investigations by government parties, as well as assisting with change of ownership and facility licensure matters. 

Thought Leadership

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Credentials and Accolades

Memberships and Affiliations

American Bar Association

American Health Lawyers Association

Food and Drug Law Institute

Education

J.D., with honors, The George Washington University Law School, 2018

  • Senior Member, The Federal Circuit Bar Journal
  • Member, Moot Court Board
  •  Assistant Director of Transfer and Evening Student Affairs, Student Bar Association
  • Sweet 16 Finalist, Van Vleck Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition

B.A., Allegheny College, 2012

Bar Admissions

District of Columbia

Lauren Farruggia counsels clients on regulatory, compliance, enforcement and transactional matters related to products regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). Clients in the cannabis (both hemp and marijuana), consumer health care products, life sciences, food and beverage, cosmetics and tobacco industries, among others, rely on Lauren for advice on how to get and keep their products on the market. She advises companies throughout the product life cycle, including product development, formulation, manufacture, distribution and promotion. More specifically, Lauren handles matters involving labeling, product design, classification, and clearance, good manufacturing practice (GMP), import and export, and recalls. 

In addition to her FDA, FTC, USDA, and DEA practice, Lauren assists health care providers and health-care related companies with compliance and transactional issues. Her experience includes helping clients respond to inquiries, audits and investigations by government parties, as well as assisting with change of ownership and facility licensure matters.