April 4, 2014 – Executive search firm The McCormick Group has placed David A. Trissell as the new general counsel of the Postal Regulatory Commission. Mr. Trissell spent over 18 years in various roles at FEMA, including seven years as chief counsel where he led a team of more than 130 attorneys and staff in all of the agency’s legal support activities. The Postal Regulatory Commission is an independent federal agency that provides regulatory oversight over the U.S. Postal Service. The McCormick Group, founded in 1974, is a Washington, D.C.-based executive search firm serving associations, corporate government affairs offices, and law firms located in the Washington, D.C., region.