Defense & National Security


Expert Guidance for Mission-Critical Businesses

In today’s challenging security environment, U.S. leadership—from the White House to Congress to federal agencies—is hyper-focused on national security. From basic operations to emerging technologies and modernization, the U.S. government urgently needs business partners that can effectively solve problems in an innovative, cost-efficient, timely manner.

The Defense & National Security practice at Michael Best helps our clients meet this need. With decades of experience in the federal government and national security space, our team has strong networks in the executive and legislative branches. We understand how to help clients navigate the classified and unclassified levels in defense, intelligence, and homeland security.

How We Do It

We pride ourselves on partnering with clients who see these challenges and want to take action. Our team serves as trusted advisors, strategists, and connectors for clients dealing with the U.S. government, the Pentagon, and Congress.

What We Offer

We advise on business strategies including government relations, public relations, and government procurement, uniquely enabled by critical legal support from our affiliated law firm. Together, we bring a comprehensive approach to problem-solving, with core competencies in:

  • Strategic Planning: Developing a strategic business plan aimed at achieving success.
  • Key Market Assessments: Insights and analysis to help clients understand the environment.
  • Road Mapping: Setting goals and implementing action items to achieve the client’s vision.
  • Relationship Mapping: Helping develop a network of purpose for advocacy and influence.
  • Contract Support: Integrated legal, business, and policy support for government contracting.
  • Stakeholder Introductions: Positioning client interactions with federal government for optimal impact.

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