Daniel Sjostedt*

Policy Advisor
Dan assists attorneys and clients in coordinating Congressional outreach and maintaining communication with Congressional staff.
Daniel Sjostedt, Government Relations Specialist at ArentFox Schiff

Since joining ArentFox Schiff, Dan has advised and represented a broad scope of clientele whose industries include energy, health care, foreign policy, trade, transportation, and technology. Specializing in international affairs, Dan represents foreign governments as a registered foreign principal under the Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA), in addition to advocating for international commercial interests. His international affairs work often focuses on security policy and perennially involves guidance on NDAA proceedings. Dan regularly advises clients in the Government Relations practice on legislative strategy and shares pertinent insights from the Hill. He can usually be found closely monitoring the appropriations process, perusing grantmaking opportunities, and tracking noteworthy Congressional proceedings.

*Dan is not a member of the legal practice.

Previous Work

Dan previously served in the office of a senior Appropriator on Capitol Hill. He worked both in the district office and in the Capitol office during and after his collegiate education in Washington, DC. He was the primary point of contact in DC for constituent services. He oversaw the Congressman’s DC office internship program while pitching in on various appropriations portfolios