Caitlin Contestable is Of Counsel to political.law PLLC where she advises PACs, candidates, non-profits, and political vendors on navigating the legal intricacies of campaign finance and FEC reporting and regulations. During her career with political.law, Caitlin has prepared and participated in Advisory Opinion Requests, litigation brought against the FEC, and represented clients before the FEC. Most recently, Caitlin has assisted clients who wish to use the latest texting technologies to communicate with their target audience. Texting in particular is covered by several laws, including the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, which can have catastrophic consequences if not executed in a compliant manner. In a world where a single non-compliant text message sent to subscribers could result in a judgment or settlement worth millions of dollars, Caitlin works to ensure the firm’s clients are carefully guided through the nuances of the law to execute successful and effective text message campaigns.
Caitlin received her B.A., cum laude, from the University of Florida, where she double majored in English and Criminology. She received her Juris Doctor from Stetson University, College of Law and is a member of the Maryland Bar.