Risa Hirao advises alcohol beverage industry clients on a broad range of licensing, advertising, compliance and distribution issues, as well as areas in e-commerce and data privacy. In addition her focus on the alcoholic beverage industry, Risa has experience representing clients in the food and beverage distribution industry on commercial transactional matters. She also works with local government agencies, legislators and staff in connection with a broad variety of regulatory and legislative issues.
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND ACTIVITIES
District of Columbia Association of Beverage Alcohol Wholesalers, President and General Counsel
National Beer Wholesalers Association
Wine & Spirit Wholesalers of America
Capitol Hill Business Improvement District – Board of Director
Seton Hall University School of Law , JD
California State University, Long Beach, BS