Michael A. Berson has developed and implemented federal policy and legislative strategies for defense, energy, telecommunications, higher education and local government clients on Capitol Hill and within various governmental agencies. He formerly served as Director of Government Affairs and Associate General Counsel of the National Small Business Association in Washington, D.C.
In this role, Michael oversaw all legislative activities including prioritization of issues, development of policy positions and formulation of strategies to advance small business interests before Congress and the White House. He focused on economic development, energy, environmental and regulatory affairs matters.
Michael clerked for The Honorable John R. Lockett, 13th Judicial Circuit in Mobile, working on all matters related to the Judge’s civil docket. While in law school, he was a board member of the Cordell Hull Speakers’ Forum, Dean’s List and Scholar of Merit Recipient.
Cumberland School of Law Samford University, J.D., 2006
University of Florida, B.S.B.A., 2002
Professional Affiliations & Memberships:
Alabama Bar Association
Georgia Bar Association
Dumas Wesley Community Center, Board Member
Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce, Chair of the State Government Affairs Committee