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Elias Law Group Announces Jacqui Newman as New Chief Operating Officer

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Elias Law Group, a mission-driven firm committed to helping Democrats win, citizens vote, and progressives make change, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jacqui Newman as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Newman joins Elias Law Group from SKDK, a leading national communications and political consulting firm, where she served as COO.

"We are thrilled to welcome Jacqui Newman to Elias Law Group," said Firm Chair Marc Elias. "Jacqui's proven track record of operational excellence, combined with her deep understanding of the political landscape, makes her the perfect fit for our firm. Her leadership and expertise will be invaluable as we continue to fight for Democrats, voting rights, and progressive causes in 2024 and beyond."

Before joining SKDK, Jacqui spent eight years at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) in several roles including the DCCC’s Interim Executive Director, Chief Operating Officer, and Chief Administrative Officer.

"I am honored and excited to join Elias Law Group as its new Chief Operating Officer," said Jacqui Newman. "I am thrilled to join a firm that shares my deep commitment to protecting democracy, supporting Democratic campaigns, and advocating for progressive causes. I look forward to working alongside Marc and the talented team at Elias Law Group to drive operational excellence and support the firm's mission."