Andrew D. Jones
Andrew D. Jones joined Williams & Jensen in 2014 and became a Principal in 2016. He focuses on a diverse range of policy areas including telecommunications, energy, health care, and financial services.
Andrew has a long history of advising Democrats on Capitol Hill on some of the most important legislative debates of the past decade. Before joining the firm, he served as the chief legislative strategist to the current Chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, Congressman Ben Ray Luján of New Mexico. As the Congressman’s Legislative Director and Counsel, he staffed the House Energy and Commerce Committee and implemented the Congressman’s agenda on the House floor. He was involved in the consideration of the many major legislative efforts of that period including the Affordable Care Act, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act and the Budget Control Act. Prior to his work for Congressman Luján, he served on the staffs of former Reps. Rubén Hinojosa and Kenneth Bentsen of Texas and worked on a number of political campaigns for Democratic candidates.
Andrew provides an unparalleled level of insight into Congressional Democrats with strong relationships throughout the Democratic Caucus. Utilizing his network of Members of Congress and their staff, he is able to build support for client priorities among Democratic leadership as well as members of the Progressive Caucus, the Hispanic and Black Caucuses, and the New Democrats.
Prior to his career in public service, Mr. Jones worked as an associate in the litigation department of a law firm in New York and additionally handled pro bono cases on behalf of at-risk and foster children before the New York State Supreme Court, New York City Civil and Family Courts.
- Trinity University, B.A.
- University of Texas School of Law, J.D.
- New York
- District of Columbia