Edward A. Lenz, Esq., is senior counsel for the American Staffing Association and regarded by many as a leading voice of the U.S. staffing industry. He’s a legislative advocate and one of the nation’s leading authorities on the legal and public policy aspects of staffing. Lenz advises the association on a broad range of regulatory and policy issues, including the Affordable Care Act. He served in private and government law practices in Washington D.C. before joining the industry in 1982. Lenz is a fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers and the author of Co-Employment: Employer Liability Issues in Third-Party Staffing Arrangements, published by ASA.