We are experts at setting external strategies to effectively engage community leaders, public policy stakeholders, and the general public in compelling ways that lead to an understanding and appreciation of your business.
Combining extensive experience in both corporate and legislative settings, Jay Curley & Associates brings a unique combination of business acumen, public policy development, and lobbying capabilities to our clients. Whether you are looking to strengthen the standing of your business in the public arena, or simply avoid obstacles to its growth, we help achieve your business goals by employing a proactive and pragmatic approach that is also conscious of return on investment.

By providing insight into external factors that may affect your business plans, Jay Curley & Associates is a strategic partner to management in avoiding risks and capturing opportunities present in the market. We shed light on the implications of State and Federal public policy initiatives and regulatory requirements, and take clear, actionable steps in the public arena to ensure that your business is well-positioned to succeed.


"Jay is someone you want on your team. He offers sound judgment, good instincts around the public environment, and is a great sounding board and thought partner. He contributed greatly towards Blue Cross being an active and respected member of the business community and always represented us with integrity and character."

William C. Van Faasen
Chairman, Board of Directors
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

"Through our work over the years, Jay has always been highly effective with coordinating external strategic efforts and bringing experts to bear as needed. He has a great ability to work with internal corporate audiences and external experts like Weber Shandwick."

Micho F. Spring
Chair, Global Corporate Practice
and President, New England
Weber Shandwick

"Jay built and led a highly effective public and government affairs team at a time when significant health laws were enacted and much was at stake for our company. He worked strategically and proactively towards solutions that aligned with both our business goals and public policy goals of improving access to quality health care and containing costs."

Andrew Dreyfus
President and Chief Executive Officer
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

"Jay is as an active and visible member of the business community and represents his clients' interests knowledgeably and with strong integrity."

Paul Guzzi
President and Chief Executive Officer
Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce

"Jay is a highly respected and regarded business leader that has a great ability to bridge differences and move people to achievable outcomes."

Rick Lord
President and Chief Executive Officer
Associated Industries of Massachusetts

"As a board member of the Massachusetts Business Roundtable, Jay is an active contributor and thought leader on some of the most significant and impactful policies in the Commonwealth."

JD Chesloff
Executive Director
Massachusetts Business Roundtable

"Jay has proactively engaged consumer organizations in discussions around their initiatives and challenges. He is always looking to find results-oriented solutions to complex issues, while respecting the needs of everyone involved."

Rob Restuccia
Executive Director
Community Catalyst

"Jay actively engages, respectfully collaborates and applies a solution minded approach to difficult issues and situations. His judgment and forthright approach has earned him a reputation as a person you can work with and trust."

Charles Alagero
Vice President and General Counsel
Massachusetts Medical Society

"In his various roles Jay has demonstrated an unusual combination of business acumen, public policy sophistication, and political savvy."

Michael J. Widmer
Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation