WASHINGTON, DC – December 16, 2019 – GrayRobinson announces Doyle Bartlett, Washington managing shareholder, and Chris McCannell, senior government affairs consultant, are named to The Hill’s annual Top Lobbyists List for 2019. The annual list recognizes the broad range of talents needed to succeed in the influence industry.
Bartlett is managing director of the firm’s Washington office where he leads the federal lobbying arm of GrayRobinson. Formerly, he served for five years as chief of staff to Representative Bill McCollum, supporting Congressman McCollum's work as vice chairman of the House Banking Committee and chairman of the House Judiciary Committee's Crime Subcommittee.
McCannell is a senior government affairs consultant and has over two decades of experience as a federal lobbyist. He has earned recognition for his successful representation of Prudential Plc., Center for American Entrepreneurship, U.S. Travel, Asian American Hotel Owners Association and Etihad Airways and other organizations in the fields of financial services, early stage startups tax and retirement security, judiciary, transportation and infrastructure.
The Hill’s annual Top Lobbyists list features advocates at law and lobby firms, trade associations, grassroots advocacy groups, and in-house lobbyists at corporations. It recognizes people who wielded their clout and knowledge most effectively on behalf of their clients.
GrayRobinson’s Government Affairs and Lobbying practice group consists of 26 lobbyists throughout Florida and Washington working collaboratively at all levels of government. While growing the firm’s footprint outside of Florida and into the nation’s capital, the firm combines strong federal experience and increases it’s lobbying portfolio at the intersection of business and government. The firm is heavily engaged in the business of federal, state, local and other intergovernmental lobbying services year-round.
See the complete Top Lobbyist list on The Hill here.
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