The firm's Government Affairs lawyers and professionals have the knowledge and experience to help clients anticipate and influence legislative and regulatory developments, as well as respond strategically to major changes in policy. The firm's practice focuses on tax, employee benefits, health policy and compliance, international trade, and energy. Miller & Chevalier offers clients more than just critical access to key decision-makers. The firm also provides the substantive experience necessary to present clients' issues credibly and to help them achieve their business objectives. One reason for our effectiveness: firm lawyers and professionals have served in senior positions in the government. Because they thoroughly understand the processes and priorities of the relevant decision-making bodies, they are well-equipped to advise clients about how best to pursue opportunities and address challenges.

Miller & Chevalier's Government Affairs practice features lawyers and professionals with a unique mix of government, technical and industry experience. Our professionals have served in:
 

  • The White House and the Executive Office of the President;
  • Congress;
  • U.S. Departments of Treasury, Commerce, Justice, Labor, State, Defense, and Homeland Security;
  • The Internal Revenue Service;
  • U.S. Customs and Border Protection;
  • U.S. National Security Council; and
  • U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
  • Legal 500: Government: Government Relations (US), 2015 - 2018
  • Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service
  • Majority Tax Counsel, U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means
  • General Counsel, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • Assistant Commissioner (Technical), Internal Revenue Service
  • Acting Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service
  • Deputy Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service
  • Attorney Advisor, Legislation and Regulations Division, Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service
  • Deputy Associate Solicitor, Office of the Solicitor, U.S. Department of Labor
  • Chief Economist, Office of Policy, Import Administration (now Enforcement and Compliance), U.S. Department of Commerce
  • Special Advisor, U.S. Trade Representative
  • Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Congressional Affairs, Executive Office of the President
  • Deputy Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Congressional Affairs, Executive Office of the President
  • ERISA Counsel, Regional Office of the Solicitor, U.S. Department of Labor
  • ERISA Trial Attorney, Regional Office of the Solicitor, U.S. Department of Labor
  • Attorney Advisor, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Legislative Director, U.S. Senator
09.16.2017
Speaking Engagement

Andrew D. Herman will speak at the California Political Attorneys Association (CPAA) 24th Annual Retreat on September 16, 2017.

Costa Mesa, CA

06.19.2018

For close observers of the Foreign Agents Registration Act — a formerly modest-sized contingent that seems to grow daily — the June 8 release by the U.S.

White Collar Alert

06.15.2018

In this article, Brian Fleming and Andrew Herman discuss themes and takeaways from the Department of Justice's (DOJ's) June 8 release of over 50 Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA) advisory opin

03.27.2015

Andrew Herman authored an article in The Washington Post following a February 2015 letter from House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) and Repre