Our Philosophy

Working at the intersection of business and government, the Downey McGrath team takes pride in providing big-firm reach, relationships and results with the kind of personal attention and commitment you can only get from a smaller independent firm. We are honored by your trust and committed to your success.

DMG: Experience Integrity Results

Downey McGrath Winds Down After 23 Years – Partner Ray McGrath to Continue Advising Clients; Founder Tom Downey to Pursue Other Opportunities

Effective Government Relations, Outstanding Results

For more than 20 years, clients from across the nation and around the globe have trusted the Downey McGrath Group to provide strategic counsel, effective government relations, winning public policy strategies and outstanding results.

Led by a bipartisan duo of highly respected former Members of Congress, the professionals of DMG maintain strong relationships and a broad network that enable our team to navigate issues and reach key decision makers in the Executive Branch and on both sides of the aisle in Congress. At DMG, there are no unseen corporate managers running the show, and no one gets relegated to the back burner. Whether you’re a Fortune 50 company or a startup NGO, you’ll get the full benefit of our broad bipartisan experience, uncommon insight, strong relationships and winning strategies.

Our commitment to your success is unparalleled. And our track record demonstrates exactly why clients return to us again and again. Contact us today to discover what we can do for you.

Client Spotlight:

AVDLM-smSince 2007, the Downey McGrath Group has provided strategic advice to the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial. DMG has worked with members of the House, Senate and the administration to champion this project which we believe is so important to our nation and veterans. To see more about this project, view our Client Spotlight.

What They’re Saying:

“[We proudly present] the Champion Award to the Downey McGrath Group in recognition of outstanding contributions, leadership, and service to students, to the Council of Schools for the Blind, and to the field.”
Council of Schools for the Blind

“The sharpest shooter on K Street…..the best K Street has to offer.”
The Hill

Named one of Fortune Magazine’s “Power 25” top lobbying companies.
Fortune Magazine