Pierce Atwood Names Andrea Cianchette Maker Co-Leader of Government Relations Practice Group

Pierce Atwood LLP announced today that partner Andrea Cianchette Maker is joining John Delahanty, Senior Government Relations Partner, as co-leader of the firm’s Government Relations practice group.  Along with John, she will manage the firm’s work in the political environment for clients that require assistance with monitoring, navigating and influencing public policies. The Government Relations team also works to keep its clients and others up to date on public policy and the political landscape by publishing a regular e-newsletter Under the Dome: Inside the Maine State House, organizing Inside Policy Series events featuring state and federal elected officials, candidates and public policy makers, and producing an annual, first-to-market Legislative Summary Report.

From the firm’s Augusta and Portland offices, Pierce Atwood provides governmental relations services in Maine and in Washington, DC with Maine’s Congressional delegation.  Andrea’s practice includes lobbying, government contracts and agency relationships, and strategic positioning for reputation and marketing purposes. Her substantive policy areas of focus include economic development, workforce development and health care.

Pierce Atwood is one of New England’s leading law firms, with 140 attorneys who serve regional, national and international clients from offices in Portland and Augusta, ME; Boston, MA; Portsmouth, NH; Providence, RI; Washington, DC; and Stockholm, Sweden.  For more information about the firm, follow us on Twitter @PierceAtwoodLLP.