William J Roberts

WIlliam J. Roberts

LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR
OFFICE OF REP JAMIE RASKIN (D-MD)

Areas of Expertise:
Community Engagement
Governmental Relations
Progressive Advocacy
Public Policy

William J. Roberts, Esq

As the Legislative Director for Representative Jamie Raskin (D-MD), Will Roberts brings nearly a decade of experience in public policy, progressive advocacy, and coalition building to the table. As the former Legislative Director of a national advocacy organization, he helped to craft and gain support for various legislaitve proposals at the local, state, and national level – culminating in passage of several of those proposals at the ballot and through local legislatures.

In his role with Rep. Raskin, Will manages the Congressman’s legislative team and the implementation of his policy agenda. In addition to overseeing the Congressman’s work on the House Judiciary Committee and House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Will has a wide-ranging legislative portfolio including issues pertaining to Housing, Financial Services, Education, Transportation and the Environment.

William holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science with honors from Howard University and received his Juris Doctor from the Howard University School of Law. He is licensed to practice law in the state of Maryland.