General Counsel, Consumer Product Safety Commission, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., William & Mary; J.D., University of Virginia
Stephanie Tsacoumis has taught securities law-related topics at Georgetown Law Center for over a decade. In private practice, she represents small and medium-sized companies in...Continue Reading
Stephanie Tsacoumis has taught securities law-related topics at Georgetown Law Center for over a decade. In private practice, she represents small and medium-sized companies in business, corporate and regulatory matters. Until recently, she served as the General Counsel of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, where she led ground-breaking enforcement and compliance initiatives since joining the agency in 2012. The Washington Business Journal named her as a "Legal Champion" in 2014. Previously, Stephanie served as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Georgetown University, coming from Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, where she was co-partner-in-charge of the firm's Washington D.C. office. Named the "Outstanding Chief Legal Officer" in DC, the "Top Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions Lawyer in D.C." and a top businesswoman in D.C., Stephanie also has been consistently named a "Leading Corporate Lawyer" by Chambers and Partners, Inc. and as among "The Best Lawyers in America." Under her leadership, the Georgetown Office of General Counsel was a nationwide finalist in Corporate Counsel's "Best Legal Department." Stephanie graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the College of William and Mary and received her law degree from the University of Virginia.