Lyssa E. Hall is employed with the United States Department of Labor as the Director of the Office of Exemption Determinations in the Employee Benefits Security Administration. OED is responsible for the consideration and disposition of requests for exemptions from the prohibited transactions provisions of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Federal Employees Retirement Security Act.
Ms. Hall is a former instructor for EBSA’s Basic, Financial Institutions and Customer Service training courses for new employees. She served as an adjunct professor at the Howard University Law School and has been a frequent speaker at national financial industry conferences and seminars.
Ms. Hall received a B.A. in Political Science from Howard University. She also holds a J.D., LL.M. in tax and a certificate in employee benefits law from Georgetown University Law Center.
Ms. Hall is a member of the Maryland bar.