Michael Best Strategies is one of the nation’s fast-growing B2B consulting firms specializing in lobbying, government relations, public affairs, crisis management, shared value strategies, political partnership development and community/stakeholder engagement strategies.

With offices in Washington, D.C., Chicago, Milwaukee, Madison, Austin, Denver and Salt Lake City, we partner with clients at the local, regional and national levels, depending on their unique goals and objectives. Our strong bipartisan relationships from statehouses to the nation’s Capital provide a unique and comprehensive spectrum of influence to benefit Strategies’ clients.

We particularly excel at the healthcare, energy and environment, manufacturing, tax and finance, higher education and agriculture, food and beverage industries. We have assembled some of the nation’s most prominent and respected advisors, including many from inside the halls of 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 13 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.


The Impact of the Aging Population on the Economy, Business, and Retirement Conference

On May 17, on behalf of the 100 Women in Finance Washington, D.C. Chapter, Michael Best Strategies hosted a conference titled, “The Impact of the Aging...

Walsh: Interest in Politics Started in High School

Michael Best Strategies’ Associate Abby Walsh recently spoke to Illinois State Senator Sue Rezin’s Youth Advisory Council. Senator Rezin holds the event twice a...
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Power of Government Conference

Michael Best Strategies’ Abby Walsh and Stephanie Vojas joined a panel discussion at the recent Power of Government Conference put on by Leadership Illinois....
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Michael Best Strategies Expands in Utah

Founding Partners of Utah Policy Advocates, Chase Everton and Derek E. Brown, Join Michael Best Strategies Michael Best Strategies proudly welcomes Chase Everton and Derek...

Wisconsin Political Round Up – April Edition

In this first edition of the Wisconsin Political Round Up, Nathan Houdek and Andrew Hitt take a closer look at both sides of the...

Illinois Election Update

Primary Election Day in Illinois was March 20, 2018. The Republican and Democratic Parties chose their candidates for the November 6 General Election. Candidates...


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