Veteran policy expert further strengthens Brunswick’s U.S. Public Affairs practice group
Brunswick Group, the world’s leading critical issues advisory firm, today announced that Mark A. Patterson has joined the firm as a Senior Advisor in the Washington, D.C. office.
Mark is a lawyer and longtime U.S. Senate aide, Treasury Department official and policy expert with extensive experience in fiscal, tax, legal, financial services and other issues. Most recently, he was General Counsel to Senator Charles E. Schumer, the Senate Majority Leader. He previously served as Chief of Staff of the U.S. Department of Treasury during the first term of the Obama presidency. Earlier in his career, Mark was Policy Director to Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, Minority Staff Director and Chief Counsel of the Senate Finance Committee and Legislative Director to Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee.
Neal Wolin, Chief Executive Officer, said: “Mark is widely recognized across Washington, D.C. for his policy expertise and political acumen. He has a deep understanding of critical issues with which organizations increasingly need to engage. Mark’s knowledge of Washington and the evolving policy landscape will be indispensable to U.S. and international clients alike.”
On joining Brunswick, Mark Patterson said: “I am delighted to join Brunswick at a time of strong growth for the firm and its Public Affairs practice. I have long admired the caliber of Brunswick’s professionals and clients, and I look forward to advising organizations on their most important policy issues as part of the firm.”
About Mark Patterson
Most recently, Mark served as General Counsel to Charles E. Schumer, Majority Leader of the U.S. Senate. He previously spent four years as a Partner at Perkins Coie LLP. Before that, he was Chief of Staff of the U.S. Department of Treasury during the first term of the Obama presidency. Previously, Mark was a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs. Earlier in his career, he served as Policy Director to Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, as Minority Staff Director and Chief Counsel of the Senate Finance Committee and as Legislative Director to Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee.
About Brunswick Group
Brunswick is a strategic advisory firm focused on critical issues and critical stakeholders. Our purpose is to help our clients play their role in the world successfully. We advise on critical issues and critical stakeholders at the center of business, politics and society, and help our clients – the leaders of large, complex organizations – understand and navigate these interconnected worlds. Brunswick is one firm globally, operating as a single profit center. This allows us to respond seamlessly and effectively to clients’ needs wherever they are in the world.
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