Ilisa Halpern Paul helps for-profit companies and nonprofit organizations develop strategies to advance their legislative, regulatory, programmatic, policy, and business goals before Congress and the executive branch. Ilisa collaborates with her clients to create and implement comprehensive federal government relations programs. Clients receive direct lobbying representation and strategic counsel regarding legislative, regulatory and grassroots advocacy, coalition building, and third-party stakeholder alliance development. Clients value her strategic and political insight, innovative messaging, creative problem solving, and ability to anticipate federal policy challenges and opportunities.
Ilisa has substantial experience with a wide range of domestic health, education, food/agriculture, and workforce issues. She draws on over 30 years of recorded success leading clients through government relations planning processes and designing and implementing advocacy programs that meet internal organizational goals and influence national policy. Clients benefit from her relationships with federal policymakers in Congress and federal agencies, and rely on her extensive knowledge of various issues, including: