Ryan Ellis is a consultant to Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP in areas of fiscal and domestic policy and their interaction with the conservative movement and Republican Capitol Hill leadership.

Practice & Background

Mr. Ellis focuses most of his committee time with House Ways and Means and Senate Finance Republicans. Possessing an Internal Revenue Service Enrolled Agent designation for tax expertise, Mr. Ellis specializes in the areas of tax, health care and trade. He has been the top tax policy advisor to Grover Norquist's Americans for Tax Reform for more than a decade. He is a co-chair of a conservative coalition meeting that strategizes with Capitol Hill leadership on the Affordable Care Act. He also is a small-business owner of a Beltway-area tax preparation firm.

Mr. Ellis has appeared on Fox News, CNBC, Bloomberg TV, NBC News Network, CNN and Fox Business Network.