Anna Thompson is an associate in Perkins Coie's Litigation practice in Seattle. Anna graduated from Duke University School of Law, where she was a member of the Latin American Law Students Association (LALSA). During this time, she gained experience in health justice work, which included drafting disability applications and preparing wills. Anna is also a licensed insurance agent in property, casualty, life, and disability.


On February 15, a bipartisan group of five Congressional Representatives introduced the Pet Food Uniform Regulatory Reform Act of 2024 (the PURR Act) in the U.S. House.

Currently, the FDA’s regulation of pet foods is similar to that of other animal foods. The federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act) requires that all animal