Cristina Vessels is an associate in Venable's Washington office and a member of the firm's Nonprofit Organizations and Political Law Practice Groups. As part of her political law practice, Ms. Vessels counsels clients on government gift and ethics, campaign finance, and political advertising rules at the federal, state, and local levels. Ms. Vessels also advises on a variety of charitable fundraising matters. She frequently assists both for-profit and nonprofit clients with structuring, registering, and maintaining legal compliance for commercial co-venture promotions and charitable solicitation campaigns.
Ms. Vessels graduated with honors from The George Washington University Law School where she was an Associate on The George Washington Law Review. She holds a B.S. in Agricultural and Resource Economics with a double major in Government and Politics from the University of Maryland.