Michael Daley


Michael Daley represents clients in complex government matters before the City of Chicago, State of Illinois and key mayors across the United States.  
During his tenure in the public sector, Michael served as the Director of Governmental Affairs for the US Department of Transportation, where he served as the lead liaison between the Department and local and state governments throughout the country. A considerable portion of his work at USDOT included coordinating federal grant programs with elected officials at municipal, county, regional and state governments. In addition, Michael collaborated with senior USDOT leadership in the development of a strategic plan to implement and oversee grant programs including the $500 million TIGER grant program, the $750 million annual FASTLANE program, and the one-time $30 million Smart Cities Challenge.