Martha Marrapese joined Keller and Heckman in 1992.
Ms. Marrapese facilitates the registration of new technologies in the global economy with a particular emphasis on biotechnology and nanotechnology applications. Ms. Marrapese has an expertise in the Toxic Substances Control Act and its counterparts in Canada, the European Union, and China, and she provides counsel related to the Center for Veterinary Medicine clearances and other associated regulatory needs.
Ms. Marrapese is a member of the Environmental Law Institute Leadership Council and is the Chair of the ABA Section of Environment, Energy and Resources Pesticides, Chemical Regulation and Right-to-Know Committee. She serves on the Advisory Board for the Nanomaterials Registry, a curated repository designed to deliver authoritative information on the biological and environmental interaction of well-characterized nanomaterials. Ms. Marrapese also chairs Working Group 1, Nomenclature and Terminology, for the U.S. Technical Advisory Group to the International Standards Organization TC-229 Committee on Nanotechnologies. She is the recipient of the American National Standards Institute Next Generation Leadership and Service Award.