Van Ness Feldman Appoints Nancy Macan McNally Managing Principal of the Washington, DC Office

July 26, 2017

Washington, D.C. – Van Ness Feldman LLP is pleased to announce that Nancy Macan McNally has been appointed Managing Principal of the Washington, DC Office. 

“Nancy represents the very best of Van Ness Feldman.  Her commitment to excellence is extraordinary and evident in the strong relationships she has built with clients of the firm and her colleagues at Van Ness Feldman.  As the firm continues to evolve and seeks new and innovative ways to maintain professional excellence in all areas of our operations, we look forward to Nancy assuming this important role.  Her knowledge of the firm and her commitment to our core values will allow her to have a tremendous impact,” said firm Chair Richard Agnew. 

In 1995, Ms. McNally became the first non-attorney elected as a Principal in the firm.  She is a long-standing member of Van Ness Feldman’s Executive Committee and is a member of the board of directors of VNF Solutions.  Ms. McNally is a leading member of the firm’s public policy and government relations team.  Her practice focuses on developing and managing federal public policy programs for Fortune 500 companies and municipal entities, trade associations, and national coalitions in the healthcare, energy, environment, natural resources, and transportation sectors.  She has substantial knowledge and experience in developing and executing legislative strategy, grassroots and media initiatives, as well as direct lobbying, public education, and coordination of comprehensive lobbying efforts among multiple organizations.  

“I have been fortunate throughout my career at Van Ness Feldman to have the opportunity to represent a wide array of clients on complex public policy matters, as well as work with my colleagues to build an exceptional firm.  At this time in my career, I am excited about continuing to serve clients and expand my practice, and I am honored to take on this additional leadership role within the firm.  Van Ness Feldman has offered me many opportunities to grow professionally throughout my tenure and do amazing things with our clients, as well as give back to the firm,” said Ms. McNally.

Ms. McNally joined the firm in 1984.