Sep 9, 2019
Kilman is the Chairman of Converge Government Affairs. Based
out of Miami, Florida, Converge offers government relations and
public affairs services at the state, national AND international
level! After graduating from Harvard Law School, Jonathan had a
career as an attorney before transitioning to the government
- Jonathan earned a B.S. in finance from the University of
Florida and then received his J.D. from Harvard Law School.
- He served as a partner at Foley & Lardner LLP for eleven
years, working in their government practice.
- As a lawyer, Jonathan represented the Florida House of
Representatives in litigation and appeals related to the
redistricting of Florida's state and federal legislative districts.
Two years later, he represented the Florida Department of State in
state and federal election litigation and appeals. Jonathan also
served as legal counsel to the successful 2006 campaign of Florida
Governor Charlie Crist.
- Jonathan serves as Chair of the Strategy Committee for the
Florida State Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
Converge has an impressive list of tech and startup clients, and
employs a remarkable staff of seasoned lobbyists. Within just two
years, Converge has expanded to fifteen full-time employees.
Jonathan designed his firm like a tech startup to resonate with the
clientele he wanted to attract.