Who We Are

Our bipartisan team of government affairs professionals excels at framing narratives for policymakers, providing strategic political and policy guidance and crafting effective campaigns that achieve results. The firm’s reach extends to all the “corners of Congress” including the most progressive to the most conservative members on both sides of the aisle, both chambers, the executive branch, and to key state and local government officials across the nation. As federal consultants, our principals adeptly navigate the political arena and develop solutions to complex issues affecting the core of our client’s businesses.  We provide the full compendium of consultant services based on a model focused on broad resource deployment.  When you don’t know who else to call, consider the principals at the Bockorny Group.

Our Team

The Bockorny Group is comprised of a seasoned team of experienced advocates working together to provide a superior level of consultant services to clients.

We are also proud of our strategic partnerships with other consulting firms which provide our clients broader coverage into a multitude of issue areas and all corners of the political arena.

Dave Bockorny
Martin DePoy
Pete Lawson
P. Scott Shearer
Eric Bohl
Kaleb Kelly
Blair Larkins - Stumptown Strategies
Reece Langley - Langley Consulting LLC

What We Do

We are a principal-only firm, meaning our senior staff work directly with you to understand your issues and craft a winning strategy. We achieve results for our clients through superior strategic advice and advocacy and have a proven track record of success.

Capitol Hill & White House Advocacy
Strategic Issue Analysis & Message Development
Bipartisan Stakeholder Mapping & Engagement
Legislative & Regulatory Strategy
Crisis Management
Coalition Building
Political Program Development
“Real-Time” Legislative Intelligence
Congressional Caucuses

Policy Expertise

Our bipartisan team possesses substantive expertise in many issue areas, including:

  • Agriculture & Animal Health
  • Education
  • Energy & Environment
  • Financial Services
  • Healthcare
  • Homeland Security
  • Immigration
  • Intellectual Property & Copyright
  • Telecommunication & Technology
  • Tax & Trade
  • Transportation & Infrastructure
  • Life Sciences
  • Information Technology




For over 30 years, we have provided clients with the highest level of individualized service in a manner that is carried out with an unrivaled work ethic, professionalism and integrity. We take great pride in the trust and confidence that the following organizations have placed in us over the years.


Here are just a few recent examples of how the Bockorny Group has successfully developed and executed winning advocacy campaigns on behalf of our clients:


“For more than 15 years we have benefited greatly from engaging the Bockorny Group as part of our government relations team. Their bi-partisan attitude complimented by a proactive approach with both the Administration and Congress has served ARDA and its members very well. We continue to benefit greatly from the Bockorny Group’s attentive service which expands the breadth of our government affairs program substantially.”

Howard C Nusbaum, President and CEO The American Resort Development Association

“We appreciate Bockorny Group’s effectiveness at positioning us strategically to support decision makers with actionable data and information. It helps SDSU positively impact policy that is important to society.”

President Barry H. Dunn, South Dakota State University

“The Bockorny Group has the very rare ability to garner confidence across political spectrums irrespective of the position they are representing because they are trusted by so many – an extremely rare quality inside the beltway. Their knowledge of not only the ever changing political landscape but the historical relevance of issues is so very valuable particularly when it comes (for us) to natural resources, agriculture, and international trade.”

Rick Stott, CEO of Superior Farms

“The Bockorny Group has really increased our firepower in Washington. They have a lot of depth on policy and their strategic thinking is fresh and aggressive. From concept stage to execution, Bockorny gets the job done.”

Alfredo Ortiz
President & CEO
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