Michael Grimes joined Federal Advocates in 2017 as a Legislative Assistant. In this role, he advises, monitors, and develops key legislation for the firm. A veteran of Washington, DC’s public and private sectors, Michael most recently worked at the American Council of Engineering Companies, where he was responsible for managing policy and political issues for engineers, architects, and other specialty stakeholders. Prior to entering the private sector, Michael worked to organize and administer constituent services for members of Congress including Senator Sherrod Brown, Congressman Tim Ryan, and Congressman Charlie Wilson. Michael graduated from Virginia Tech with a B.A. in Business Management.