Lawrence G. (Larry) Keane is senior vice president, and general counsel, National Shooting Sports Foundation, Inc. (NSSF), the firearm industry’s trade association. He is responsible for NSSF’s legal and government relations.
Prior to joining NSSF, he was a partner in a law firm where he represented a number of firearm manufacturers in product liability cases. Before entering private practice, Keane was an Assistant District Attorney in the Westchester County, NY District Attorney’s Office where he investigated and prosecuted violent criminals. He was also assigned to the Economic Crime Bureau where he investigated and prosecuted complex white collar and organized criminal cases.
Keane obtained a B.A. in Economics and his Juris Doctorate from Fordham University. He is a member of the bars of Connecticut and New York and is admitted to practice in the United States District Court for Connecticut, the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the Ninth Circuit and the United States Supreme Court.