David J. Brummond is a member of the Washington, DC office of Jacobson Burton Kelley PLLC, international trade law firm. He joined the Jacobson firm in August 2017 following three years of practicing sanctions law in the Washington D.C. office of DLA Piper LLP (US).
Prior to joining DLA Piper, he served eight years as Senior Sanctions Advisor – Insurance in the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) of the US Treasury Department. In that capacity he assisted in the development of compliance policy for the insurance industry, provided subject matter expertise on insurance to the Office of Undersecretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence, assisted in the drafting of licenses for insurance transactions and developed recommendations for an appropriate OFAC response to sanctions violations within the insurance sector.
Before joining OFAC in 2006, he served as Legal Counsel to the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program at the Treasury Department where he helped draft regulations creating the federal terrorism risk reinsurance program. Before joining Treasury in 2003, he served in numerous capacities in the private sector insurance industry, including General Counsel to the National Fraternal Congress of America, the trade association representing fraternal benefit societies; Assistant Vice President and Assistant General Counsel for the National Association of Independent Insurers (NAII), a trade association of property/casualty insurers; and various positions on the staff of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, including General Counsel and Acting Staff Director.
J.D., University of Iowa
B.A., Marquette University