Teresa Valentine serves as the General Counsel and Assistant Secretary at DCI Group drawing on almost 30 years of experience practicing law both in a private firm and corporate setting.
Prior to joining DCI Group in 2011, Teresa served as General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer, and Secretary for a privately held corporation specializing in financial and insurance products and services. Before that she practiced at a national law firm where she focused on litigation and regulatory compliance. Her experience spans a broad spectrum, including complex contract negotiations and general corporate law, corporate formation and governance, federal and state lobbying laws, internal revenue code disclosure rules, federal and state lobbying, intellectual property, Foreign Agent Registration Act, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, senate and house gift rules, federal and state privacy laws, and regulations of the Federal Election Commission, Federal Trade Commission and Federal Communications Commission.
Teresa graduated magna cum laude from The Catholic University of America with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and a minor in business management and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. She received her Juris Doctor from The George Washington University Law School. She resides with her family in the D.C. area.