Joe Nahra has been promoted from Manager of Government Relations to Director of Government Relations, effective January 1, 2020.

Joe joined the firm in April 2019 and has quickly become an indispensable member of the government relations team, where he focuses on federal healthcare, rehabilitation, and disability policy and advocacy. Joe manages a number of national disability and rehabilitation coalitions led by Powers and facilitates lobbying and related advocacy events, including Congressional briefings and Capitol Hill visits.

In his new role as Director of Government Relations, Joe will continue to serve the federal healthcare policy and advocacy needs of Powers clients and continue to develop his leadership role with Powers clients and coalitions.  Joe can be reached at Joseph.Nahra@PowersLaw.com or 202.349.4243.

About the Powers Government Relations Practice

The Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville government relations and legislative practice navigates the complexities of the federal government to achieve policy and advocacy solutions for clients. As a public policy law firm with a thriving legislative and regulatory practice, Powers brings a highly substantive approach to the firm’s client work. The firm’s government relations practice encompasses the full range of bipartisan government relations services, including strategic problem-solving, direct lobbying, legislation development, regulatory affairs, grassroots advocacy, and public outreach, all supported by a deep bench of legal and legislative talent with extensive subject matter expertise.

Powers continues to add talent to its legislative and regulatory team.  In addition to Peter Thomas, Peggy Tighe, and Bobby Silverstein, Powers added Julie Allen, Jeremy Scott and Kathleen Hatfield to its practice in 2019.