A.J. Bingham, Founder and CEO (and a lawyer by training), has nearly a decade of experience representing private and public sector clients at the municipal and state level in Texas. His practice includes government affairs, public affairs, and procurement.

He most recently served as Director of Government Affairs for the Real Estate Council of Austin, one of the most active business associations in the region. He began his lobbying career at one of Texas’ top lobbying firms, rising to Legislative Director over four years and two legislative sessions. He  previously worked at a leading Texas government procurement firm as a consultant for medium to Global Fortune 500 companies.

Outside of his career, A.J. has been an adjunct professor at Concordia University’s MBA program, as well as previously being appointed to the City of Austin's Urban Transportation Commission. He serves on the boards of the Young Men's Business League of Austin, Austin Trail of Lights Foundation, and the Long Center for the Performing Arts.

A.J. is a native Austinite. He attended Austin ISD schools and graduated from The LBJ Science Academy. He holds a B.A. in Political Science from Wake Forest University, and J.D. from Washburn University School of Law.

Associate Interns   

Logan Cheney


Logan is senior at The University of Texas at Austin majoring in Political Communication. A San Antonio native, he most recently interned for a state lobby firm during the 85th Legislative Session. 

Garrett Auzenne


Garrett is a third-year law student at the University of Texas School of Law. A Houston native, he interned for a state-wide trade association during the 85th Legislative Session. Prior to the trade association, Garrett interned with the Federal Communications Commission in Washington D.C. and worked at Google for four years in Austin and New York City. He received his B.A. from Morehouse College. 


BG Advisors is The Bingham Group's outside consultant program. These experienced individuals enhance our core practice areas with curated technical and policy expertise, as well as community and governmental reach.


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