Craig Hoffman, Esquire, APM, is General Counsel and Director of Regulatory Affairs for the American Retirement Association. He has previously served ASPPA as President, Co-chair of the Government Affairs Committee and Co-chair of the Political Action Committee. Prior to joining ARA, Craig served as General Counsel for SunGard Relius LLC., and before that, was in private practice, specializing in the areas of taxation, ERISA, and employee benefits. He received both his J.D. and his LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Florida.