Marc T. Beltrame is a member of BrownWinick and heads up the firm's lobbying team with a full-time presence in the Iowa Capitol during the legislative session, representing multiple businesses and interests, with a focus on the insurance, gaming and technology sectors. Marc also maintains a practice dedicated to probate, wills/trusts/estates, contracts and corporate transactions.
Prior to joining BrownWinick, Marc had the distinction of pursuing a career in both government and politics. In addition to serving as a consultant to numerous local and statewide campaigns over the years, Marc was the state director and senior advisor to former U.S. Senator Christopher J. Dodd's presidential campaign in Iowa during the Iowa Caucus. Marc also has extensive operational experience with a number of federal government processes and issues having worked as the Deputy Chief of Staff for U.S. Congressman Leonard Boswell. While working for Congressman Boswell, Marc was responsible for outreach to the business community and local government on a wide range of issues, including the landmark 2005 Transportation Bill.
Marc has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® in the area of Government Relations and was awarded Best Lawyers "Lawyer of the Year" in 2019 for Government Relations.
Marc received his B.A. degree, with honors, from the University of Iowa. He also received his J.D. from the University of Iowa where he served as Managing Editor of the Iowa Law Review. He was admitted to the Iowa bar in 2000.