Brendan's years of experience inside the manufacturing facilities of clients all over the world allows him to take a hands-on approach to understanding his clients' issues, help them tackle the intersection of highly technical and scientific issues with complex FDA laws and regulations, and zealously advocate on their behalf. Brendan Carroll helps clients navigate the dense and ever-changing FDA legal landscape to not only identify regulatory risks for his clients, but to find practical solutions to help his clients achieve desired business objectives and outcomes. As a partner on Alston & Bird's Food, Drug & Device/FDA Team, Brendan relies on his wealth of knowledge of highly scientific and technical manufacturing, product development, and product life-cycle issues to counsel clients on novel legal, regulatory, and legislative issues that are unique to each client's business. He has represented a variety of industry stakeholders engaged in the manufacture, sale, and distribution of a wide range of FDA-regulated products, including drugs, biologics, medical devices, dietary supplements, food, and cosmetics. With the recent influx of significant compliance and enforcement matters stemming from FDA inspections, Brendan regularly travels to client locations to provide hands-on solutions and practical advice catered to each client's facility and business needs. Brendan also tackles the nuanced intersection of the FDA with other regulatory agencies, including the DEA, USDA, TTB, and other state and local agencies. Chambers USA 2019 ranked Brendan in its "Associates to Watch" category for District of Columbia – Healthcare: Pharmaceutical/Medical Products Regulatory.