Diane Barber McColl works with chemical and ingredient supplier companies, providing counsel on the regulation of their products and biomaterials intended for use in human foods, medical foods, dietary supplements, food contact articles, animal foods, medical devices, cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals. She has advised clients on FDA and USDA regulatory issues for over 30 years, helping manage products throughout their lifecycle. Ms. McColl’s scientific and technical knowledge gained from her former career as a pharmacist enhances her work with research and development teams. In particular, she is an expert on issues related to the development of new food ingredients. Because of her extensive industry knowledge of foods, dietary supplements, animal foods, OTC drugs and cosmetics, Ms. McColl often conducts due diligence for mergers and acquisitions.