Justin A. Hogan

Governmental Relations

Justin has a wide range of experience in government, advocacy, political campaigns and strategic communications. Most recently, Justin was the Director of Business Development for a Government Relations and Alliance Development firm. In this role Justin excelled at building critical relationships with key leaders and helped clients navigate the legislative and political environment.

In 2007-2013 Justin was the Director of Development for the Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy at the University at Albany. As the Director of Development, Justin served as the liaison to the Rockefeller College Advisory Board and worked closely with university administration and elected officials, as well as key business and community leaders to advance the mission of the university and secure critical funding. During the 2006 election cycle, Justin served as the Political Director for Jeanine Pirro, the Republican candidate for New York State Attorney General. As Political Director, Justin developed a county-by-county grassroots network to motivate voters, recruited a team of volunteers statewide, and mobilized several coalitions to expand the base of support.

Earlier in his career he worked in the New York State Senate as a Legislative Aide and a Coordinator in the Office of Member Services. As Legislative Aide to Senator Betty Little, Justin researched and tracked legislation, prepared briefings and represented the Senator at legislative and community events. As Coordinator he developed a strategic communications strategy for members of the Majority Conference and coordinated several community events in numerous senate districts. In addition, Justin worked for the New York Republican State Committee as a Special Assistant to the Chairman, the 2004 Bush/Cheney Campaign as a Field Director in West Virginia and for the 2004 Republican National Convention as Coordinator for Media Operations. Justin holds of Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from the University at Albany and currently serves as the Chairman of the Saratoga Springs Board of Ethics and is a member of the Knights of Columbus.

You can contact Justin by email to jah@fwc-law.com or by telephone at (518) 436-0786 Ext. 440.