About the Firm
Joe works both domestically and internationally. He has worked for clients in Germany, South Africa, the United Kingdom and specializes in Ukraine. Joe has a true passion for the country of Ukraine. He frequently travels to Ukraine, and he enjoys excellent relationships with key Cabinet Ministers, and Members of the Verkhovna Rada, in both the majority and opposition parties.
To achieve results for his international clients, Joe regularly interacts with senior level staff at the US State Department, Executive Branch as well as with Members of Congress. He successfully advocates for the passage of Senate resolutions, amendments to legislation or the creation of new legislation specifically addressing client concerns by working closely with the relevant congressional committees including but not limited to the Senate Foreign Relations, House Foreign Affairs, Senate and House Armed Services, the Intelligence committee and the Commerce committee.
Domestically, Mr. Williams has been responsible for day to day management of Fortune 500 clients and various trade associations. He develops successful advocacy strategies and provides his clients with timely information affording his clients the opportunity to make immediate and precisely targeted decisions. He understands the need to be proactive and the value to being ahead of the opportunities as well as the obstacles. Joe presents legislative/political insights to client’s board of directors and advises them on important matters. He also negotiates complex and significant contracts on their behalf. Perhaps one of the best skills Joe possesses is the ability to tackle difficult situations and develop solutions through the art of interpersonal communication.
Joe successfully advocates clients’ issues in sectors such as appropriations, defense, health care, telecommunications, energy, privacy, transportation and tax.