Anthony DeMaio* focuses his practice on government relations and communication strategies.

With a background in politics and advocacy, Anthony has nearly a decade of experience lobbying members of Congress, congressional staff and executive agencies. He has worked on major pieces of legislation involving infrastructure, tax and appropriations. Anthony has also supported efforts to affect regulatory change, promote government oversight and secure federal grant awards.

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  • Advocated for airport and seaport infrastructure priorities in various legislative vehicles on behalf of state port authority*
  • Advised prominent airline union on communications and political strategy through company chapter 11 bankruptcy and corporate merger*
  • Helped secure federal grant awards in excess of $15 million for Massachusetts municipality from EDA and FEMA*
  • Built and managed a coalition of stakeholders from across aviation industry to address critical workforce needs*

*Matter handled prior to joining McDermott.


  • Massachusetts Society of Washington, DC, board member


Boston College, BA, 2009

Anthony DeMaio

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