Shanley Fleming Boksanski & Cahill - Top rated Massachusetts lobbyists.

Our Team


    Stephen A. Boksanski has led numerous legislative and executive efforts to achieve the goals of SFBC's clients and has been a key player in some of the most complex and challenging issues that have worked their way through the legislative process since the early 2000s. Steve has a unique combination of State House experience and an MBA education that establishes a strong foundation for understanding public and privates perspectives, which is critical for developing creative solutions and effective strategies. Steve is a passionate advocate for SFBC's clients and brings energy, enthusiasm, professionalism and integrity to each issue and the firm overall. Steve worked as a legislative aide, the chief of staff, and as legislative director for three members of the state senate in the mid-1990s and joined Shanley Fleming and Associates in February 1999. Steve was named a partner in January 2007 and is currently co-owner of the firm. Stephen graduated from Framingham State College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science in 1989 and earned an MBA from the University of Massachusetts Boston in 1998.


    David D. Cahill joined the firm as a partner in October of 2007.  Prior to joining Shanley Fleming and Associates Dave worked as a registered lobbyist representing the interests of corporations, trade associations and non-profit organizations.  He also worked for the Massachusetts House of Representatives, where he served as a Research Analyst for the House Committee on Natural Resources, Research Director for the Committee on Local Affairs and as Research Director for the Committee on Bills in the Third Reading.  Dave graduated from Stonehill College with a degree in Political Science.


    Kathy recently joined Shanley Fleming Boksanski & Cahill as an Associate. Kathy brings experience in working in both the legislative and executive branches of state government. She worked in the State Senate as a Legislative Aide and then served as Legislative Director for the Executive Office of Environmental Affairs. In this role, Kathy worked with the Secretariat, the Governor’s office, the Legislature and various state agencies to promote and implement the environmental priorities of the Administration and the Secretariat. Kathy also worked in the private sector where she was a Project Manager for Sullivan & McLaughlin Companies which ranks as the state’s largest electrical contractor. Kathy graduated from Middlebury College with a degree in Classics.


    Vincent J. Shanley attended Boston schools before graduating from Boston College in 1972 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics. He received his Juris Doctor from Suffolk University Law School in 1976 and was admitted to the Massachusetts Bar in January of 1977. He worked in state government for six years before embarking on a lobbying career in 1979.


    Jeffrey Fleming attended Boston College High School prior to graduating from Boston College in 1969 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing.� Upon graduation, he attended the Boston College School of Management.� He has worked in state government affairs as a registered lobbyist for over 30 years.