Leo Coco

Senior Policy Advisor
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough

Leo Coco is a senior policy advisor at Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP in the firm's Washington office. He representing clients before Congress and the Executive Branch, and has legislative experience and knowledge on a number of issues and advocacy strategies.

Previous experience includes: Deputy Assistant Secretary of Intergovernmental and Corporate Affairs at the U.S. Department of Education; Worked with foundations and non-profit organizations and served as a senior advisor to the Secretary of Education; Served in various positions with the U.S. House of
Representatives, including Special Assistant to Democratic Caucus Chairman Gillis Long, Staff Director of the House Subcommittee on the Legislative Process, and Executive Floor Assistant in the Majority Whip organization, and Chief of Staff to Congressman Butler Derrick and Congressman Lloyd Doggett (1977-1999).