At KJL, winning government relations, association management and communication strategies are built on a foundation of knowledge, experience, research, relationships and follow through.
Our Firm possesses a keen knowledge of Michigan government. It comes from over 150 years of combined advocacy experience in the Legislature, the Governor’s Office, and both major political parties. KJL partners have served as policy and political advisers to Michigan Governors, House Speakers, Senate leaders and state Republican and Democratic Parties. They have run a myriad of successful political, fund-raising and grassroots lobbying campaigns. Our firm possesses over 30 years of association management services available to both small and large clients and 20 years of strategic communication and PR, allowing us to guide our clients through message development and execution.
To provide winning government relations, association management and communication services for their slate of statewide, national and global clients.
Winning requires ongoing research and relations — monitoring state lawmakers and their staffs, government agencies, and the administration. Winning requires establishing trusting relationships with our clients and with the elected and agency officials whose decisions ultimately determine who wins and who loses in the Capitol. Perhaps most important, winning requires follow through. Our entire team works to learn, grasp and work your issue, while always being led by a principal. In the field, we present our client’s positions clearly and passionately, always mindful that our professional conduct creates and maintains a positive perception of whom we represent.