Member Profile - Mike Wakefield

Membership Level

Regular Member - 1 Year


U.S. Senate


[email protected]

Business Phone



Washington, DC, United States

Leadership ID

Vice President for Washington, D.C. Operations

Law School

University of Virginia

Practice Area 1

Defense/National Security

Practice Area 2

Government Relations

Practice Area 3




Mike is Counsel for U.S. Senator Susan Collins. He is responsible for the Senator's defense appropriations, homeland security, veterans affairs, Army Corps of Engineers, and space portfolios. Mike was previously Counsel to U.S. Representative Mike Coffman, directing the member's committee-work on the House Armed Services and Veterans' Affairs Committees. Prior to serving on the Hill, Mike was an active-duty Army Judge Advocate, serving as Assistant Counsel for Legislation, Fiscal & General Law at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers headquarters in Washington, D.C, and as a White House Military Social Aide. Prior to his military service he was a law clerk at the Republican National Committee. Mike was an alternate-delegate representing Washington D.C. at the 2016 Republican National Convention. Originally from Roanoke, Virginia, Mike earned a B.S. in Commerce (concentrating in Finance and Management) and a J.D. from the University of Virginia. LinkedIn:

Disclaimer: Content contained or made available through this web site is not intended to and does not constitute legal advice and no attorney-client relationship is formed, nor is anything submitted to any party through this web site treated as confidential. The accuracy, completeness and adequacy of information on this web site is not warranted or guaranteed. Biographic information on this web site is provided by the listees, and the RNLA does not review or confirm its accuracy. Determination of a need for legal services and selection of a lawyer should never be based only on review of biographic materials. The listing of "practice areas" by members on this web site does not mean either that the member is an expert in that area, or that any organization has certified the member as being a specialist or competent in that area. No representation is made that the quality of legal services performed by members is greater than the quality of other lawyers. Neither RNLA nor its officers or employees assume any liability, whether arising from contract, negligence, or otherwise.