Hill Advisors has earned a reputation as one of the country’s
top transportation lobbying firms. Having represented many states,
municipalities, authorities and corporate entities, FHA has a long
list of accomplishments which include successes with funding, procurement,
finance, permitting, authorizations and crisis management. Our team
has decades of experience serving in positions within the many layers
of local, state and federal government. Transportation entities
and organizations from all over the globe to our own backyard of
Massachusetts have turned to us to meet their governmental challenges
and to create opportunities. In each case we have met or exceeded
their expectations. We are proud to offer client recommendations
to prospective clients.
is perhaps one of the most important and complex areas of government.
Ranging from pre-k to higher education, understanding the nuances
of the differing state and federal standards, and being able to
navigating the many levels of bureaucracy is critical to success.
Fort Hill Advisors has the ability and access to assist clients
with all of their education-related needs. No matter is too complicated
for our team of experts to tackle. Whether it be affecting policy,
securing grant dollars or shaping legislative or budget-related
matters, Fort Hill Advisors' capacity and talent in this area is
unrivaled. Our past and present education clients range from technological
start-ups and non-profits to professional education organizations
and institutions of higher learning. Our successes on their behalf
vary from earmarks to significant changes in education policy. Our reputation for excellence among the decision makers is stellar.
economy is forever evolving but the one constant is the need for
economic development. Economic development comes in many forms,
most of which are generated by the private sector. Government, however,
can and often does play an active and positive role in generating
economic activity. Fort Hill Advisors works with our clients to
craft new initiatives while maximizing existing initiatives
to foster economic growth and sustainability. In the past this has
taken the form of legislative and executive advocacy, brownfield
redevelopment assistance, former military base reuse, economic incentives,
tax relief, grants, legislatively earmarked funding, tax increment
financing and regulatory relief. Whatever the need, FHA will design
a strategy and implementation program for each of our clients.
is the largest purchaser of goods and services within our economy.
Entities of all sizes attempt to do business with government but
find the process to be both frustrating and daunting. Our team at
Fort Hill has assisted dozens of clients meet their government procurement
goals. We achieve desirable results by creating relationships that
ordinarily are unattainable. We work closely with our clients as
they develop presentations, proposals and contracts. And, we are
nimble enough to create opportunities where others can not. Regardless
of the need, our comprehensive work ensures our clients' needs
are well served.
Hill Advisors assists real estate clients of all sizes as they work
to maneuver through the many cumbersome legislative, regulatory
and permitting processes that government has established.
ourselves in the value that we add to development teams - whether
it is through the securing of financial assistance (government and
private equity), regulatory permits, and/or community affairs representation.
Resulting from our years of offering developer services, FHA often
assists property owners and developers in assembling project teams
including architects, engineers, lawyers, public relations professionals,
and financial partners.
Hill Advisors understands the difficulties today’s health
care providers are facing. From changes in Medicaid policies to
mounting demands on personnel, it is clear that the fiscal health
of the health care industry is at risk. Once the exception, trying
to meet infinite needs with increasingly finite resources has become
the norm for managers of these facilities. Whether it be providing
access to policy makers to craft more flexible laws, guidelines,
and regulations, to creatively assisting in accessing an array of
funding sources, Fort Hill Advisors can help provide relief where
to date, none has existed.
Hill Advisors long ago recognized that issues dealing with utilities
and energy delivery and regulation would remain on the front burner
of legislatures, governors and Congress for years to come. As a
result we have created an expertise within the firm that we continue
to develop. Serving clients who provide cable, fiber optics,
electric, hydro-electric power, and petroleum products and services
we have extensive experience helping entities manage their
relationship with government. Communications and advocacy are
critical when dealing with these public issues. FHA has the
time-tested relationships and experience to insure that our clients' issues and concerns
are on the table and taken into consideration at decision time.
spending typically makes up 2/3 (two thirds) of all spending in
our economy. It is one of the industries that drive our local, state
and federal economies. Our Fort Hill team has vast experience in
working with both local retail merchants and large, national chains.
We here at Fort Hill have a track record of achieving desirable
results for making Massachusetts not only an attractive place to
open a retail business but to maintain an existing business as well.
Regardless of client size or issue, the Fort Hill team will develop
a strategic plan designed to achieve optimum success.