Kathy Davidson Ireland Esq.

Associate General Counsel
Kathy is Associate General Counsel for the Investment Adviser Association. Prior to joining the IAA, Kathy acted as an independent consultant focusing on pension and securities issues. In addition, Kathy worked at the Investment Company Institute for 12 years, representing the mutual fund industry in regulatory matters before the Department of Labor, the IRS, and the SEC. She also worked as an attorney in the Division of Investment Management at the SEC, and as an Associate and Of Counsel in the Washington, DC office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. She is a member of the District of Columbia and Maryland Bars.

Education:
LL.M., Labor Law, George Washington University
J.D., The College of William & Mary
B.S., Lebanon Valley College 

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:
360 T.M., Qualified Plans - IRS Determination Letter Procedures (author)
398 T.M., Reductions in Force (author)