Larry Roberts is currently serving as Chief of Staff in the Office of Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax. Previously, he was a Partner in the Tysons office of the Venable LLP law firm, where he represented clients in areas such as land use, real estate, transportation, technology, communications, and government contracts. He has chaired five successful statewide campaigns in the Commonwealth of Virginia and served as Counselor to the Governor and Chief of Staff to the DNC Chairman. Larry is a long-time DemBiz Board member and officer. In addition, he has served on the Boards of organizations such as the Virginia Public Access Project, the Sorensen Institute for Political Leadership, Virginia FREE, NOVABIZPAC, and the Minority Media Telecom & Internet Council. In 2017, Larry was recognized as a Virginia Leader in the Law by Virginia Law Weekly, Pro Bono Attorney of the Year by Venable LLP, and a Distinguished Service Award recipient by the Federal Communications Bar Association.