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Melissa Lewis and Associates is a government relations firm that offers a portfolio of sophisticated services to meet our clients needs. Our team is experienced and successful, in the fields of government relations, law, graphic design and events coordination. We offer a distinctive yet complementary set of services and we consistently deliver exceptional results.

Melissa Lewis President
Melissa has more than ten years of legislative and regulatory experience working in Washington, DC and Helena. Her professional career began on Capitol Hill where she worked for six years in the US Senate and for a national government relations firm. She then moved home to Montana and served three years as the Government Affairs Manager for a multi-state company. With more than a decade of legislative experience, she opened her own government relations firm in Helena. She has since developed a solid client base and a talented team of Associates.


Jill Laslovich Legal Counsel
Jill serves as Legal Counsel and delivers impeccable policy analysis and contract review services. Jill earned her bachelor's degree in political science with high honors from the University of Montana and the Davidson Honor College in 2003. She then earned her juris doctorate from the University of Montana in 2006. After law school, Jill joined the litigation department of Crowley Fleck PLLP. She has extensive experience in legal research, policy analysis and analytical writing. Jill continues to practice in the Helena office of Crowley Fleck.


Raquel Mayer Graphic Designer
Raquel is an award winning designer in print, digital, creative branding and information graphics. Her work is captivating and memorable, bringing our deliverables to whole new level. She does it all, from creating the sharpest issue advocacy pieces and PowerPoint presentations to executing groundbreaking corporate branding campaigns. Raquel started her career a decade ago and has since built, managed and directed design teams for companies of all sizes, from small studios to global technology consulting firms.

our clients

Charter Communications



Montana Health Co-Op


Puget Sound Energy

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