Michael Best Strategies helps companies accelerate their success through a combination of strategic business consulting, lobbying and government relations, and strategic public affairs and communications. We help companies advance their business objectives by connecting them with influential allies, including:

      • Government Officials
      • Industry Leaders and Innovators
      • Consumer Segments
      • Communities and Stakeholders
      • Media

The firm has thrived by providing each client a diverse team of professionals with the experience, skills and relationships necessary to help them achieve their goals more quickly and fully.

With offices in Washington, D.C.ChicagoMilwaukeeMadisonAustin, and Denver, we partner with clients at the local, regional and national levels, depending on their unique goals and objectives. Our strong business experience and bipartisan relationships with industry leaders and innovators, state and federal officials and regulators, and the media provide a unique and comprehensive spectrum of influence and advice to benefit Strategies’ clients.

We particularly excel at the healthcareenergy and environmentmanufacturingtax and financehigher education and agriculture, food and beverage industries. We have assembled some of the nation’s most prominent and respected advisors from inside the halls of business and government, to design and execute sound solutions to achieve client goals.

Our diverse family of experts has one very important thing in common: we all deliver an exceptional standard of client care that sets a new crossbar in our industry. We are responsive, creative, collaborative and tenacious. And, we all love what we do.

Michael Best Strategies is affiliated with Michael Best & Friedrich, a full-service law firm with over 250 lawyers operating in 12 offices nationwide. That affiliation, along with an array of industry-leading external partners who can be engaged as needed, allows us to provide our clients with the broadest possible scope of meaningful solutions.


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Michael Best Strategies Adds Steven Rowe to its Government Relations Team

Michael Best Strategies LLC (Strategies) announced today that Steven Rowe has joined its Government Relations team as Senior Advisor. Based in the...

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The days of getting your news only from the daily newspaper or the 6:00 news are long gone. Our society moves rapidly...

Former United States Representative Steve Israel (D-NY) Joins Michael Best Strategies as Senior Counselor...

Michael Best Strategies LLC announced today that Congressman Steve Israel, the eight-term congressman and former member of the U.S. House of Representatives...
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Michael Best Strategies Partners with Historically Black Colleges and Universities to Launch Inaugural Public...

Michael Best Strategies (Strategies) is partnering with Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) to recruit for its first Public Policy Internship. The...
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Michael Best Hires Illinois Governor’s Ex-Legislative Director

Law360 Michael Best Strategies has hired Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker's former legislative director as a principal and as senior counsel...
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Michael Best Strategies Expands Healthcare Practice with Aaron Kessinger as Principal

Michael Best Strategies LLC (Strategies) announced today that Aaron Kessinger has joined its healthcare innovation team as a Principal. Kessinger will be...

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