Search form

Kevin M. Bronner, Jr.

Government Relations Director
Albany

P 518-512-8700
F 518-242-7730
Kevin.Bronner@jacksonlewis.com

Biography

Kevin M. Bronner, Jr., is a Government Relations Director in the Albany, New York, office of Jackson Lewis P.C.

With more than a decade of experience working in the New York State Executive and Legislative branches, Mr. Bronner has developed a broad knowledge of New York’s state government and the interrelationships of specific agencies and the state, as well as federal and local budget and regulatory processes. He is also well versed in the legislative process and has drafted and negotiated legislation, Article VII language and appropriations bills. Mr. Bronner has evaluated existing and proposed programs and legislation, and where appropriate, recommended alternative solutions to administrative, budgetary and/or organizational issues to achieve objectives.

While serving in government, Mr. Bronner worked on a wide range of topics that include, but are not limited to, alcohol control, cigarette and tobacco, economic development, financial services, gaming, general government, healthcare, local government, Native American, racing and wagering and taxation. This includes working on key legislation such as the creation of the Department of Financial Services, the Gaming Commission, and the Upstate NY Gaming Economic Development Act, along with working on the passage of the state’s recent corporate tax reform legislation.

Mr. Bronner has acquired a strong network of key state and local government officials stemming from his recent employment as Director of Policy and Research at The Business Council of New York State, Inc., and in previous positions with the New York State Senate Finance and Insurance committees. In addition, he was a consultant and researcher at The Empire Center for New York State Policy in Albany, New York.

While earning his master of public administration degree, Mr. Bronner worked as a budget analyst for the New York State Senate Finance Committee and for five years as a special assistant to the Commissioner of the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance. Mr. Bronner also served as an intern in the New York State Senate.

See AllKevin M. Bronner, Jr. in the News

August 16, 2018
SHRM

Lisa Marrello and Kevin Bronner Author "New York Steps Closer to Legalizing Recreational Marijuana Use"

August 16, 2018

Lisa Marrello and Kevin Bronner author "New York Steps Closer to Legalizing Recreational Marijuana Use," published by SHRM. Subscription may be required to view article Read More

August 9, 2018
City and State NY

Kevin Bronner is Spotlighted on "The 2018 Albany 40 Under 40" List

August 9, 2018

Kevin Bronner is spotlighted on "The 2018 Albany 40 Under 40" list published by City and State NY. Subscription may be required to view article Read More

July 18, 2018
Bloomberg BNA

Lisa Marrello and Kevin Bronner Discuss Implications of New York Legislature Approving Bereavement Leave Bill

July 18, 2018

Lisa Marrello and Kevin Bronner discuss implications of New York lawmakers approving a bill that would expand access to the current New York Paid Family Leave benefit to employees experiencing bereavement in "NY Could Join Tiny List of States Mandating Bereavement Leave," published by Bloomberg BNA. Subscription... Read More

See AllPublications

Advanced Filtering
Showing 1-3 of 5
Newest
Most Read
August 8, 2018

New York Steps Closer to Legalizing Recreational Marijuana Use with Creation of Drafting Workgroup

August 8, 2018

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is setting the stage to begin debate over the legalization of marijuana for recreational use during the 2019 Legislative Session. The current marijuana program, restricted to medical marijuana usage, was signed into law in 2014. On August 2, 2018, Governor Cuomo announced the creation of a workgroup to... Read More

July 13, 2018

New York Legislature Approves Paid Family Leave Expansion for Bereavement and Organ Tissue Donation

July 13, 2018

On the last day of the 2018 New York Legislative Session, lawmakers approved a measure that would expand access to the current New York Paid Family Leave benefit to employees experiencing bereavement due to the death of a family member. If the Governor signs the bill (S.8380-A (Funke)/A.10639-A (Morelle)), employees may start... Read More

June 5, 2018

The Wait is Over for Legalized Sports Gambling in New York

June 5, 2018

A provision in New York’s 2013 Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law authorizing casinos to take bets on sporting events had been held in suspension because of the federal ban on state-regulated sports wagering. Now, as a result of the U.S. Supreme Court’s striking down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 (... Read More

Showing 1-3 of 5