Tim Terry is Deputy General Counsel for Hartz Capital, Inc., the investment arm and family office of a prominent New York and New Jersey family, where he serves as the chief legal and compliance officer for a robust and broadly diversified multi-billion dollar investment portfolio. Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Terry worked for 8 years as a legislative director, staff member and press secretary in the U.S. House of Representatives and for 3 years as a federal lobbyist for a number of business organizations and public agencies. He received a B.A. in Government from the University of Texas at Austin and a JD from UC Hastings College of the Law. He is admitted to practice law in California and New Jersey.