A partner at Patton Boggs and a Capitol Hill veteran, Kristin Wells formerly served as Deputy Chief Counsel to Chairmen Howard Berman (D-CA) and the late Tom Lantos (D-CA) on the U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Foreign Affairs. In that role, she provided counsel to the chairmen and other Democratic committee members on legislative and foreign policy matters, with an emphasis on international refugee and immigration policy, as well as legislation related to Africa, Latin America, the Caribbean and international women’s issues.