Areas of Practice
  • Catholic University of America, B.A., 1994
  • Catholic University of America, Congressional Studies, 1998

Christopher Caron

Director, Government Affairs & Public Policy
1330 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington DC 20036
TEL: +1 202 429 1374
FAX: +1 202 429 3200

Christopher Caron, a director in Steptoe's Government Affairs & Public Policy Group, focuses his practice on federal funding opportunities.

Prior to joining Steptoe, Mr. Caron was the Deputy Chief of Staff and an Appropriations Associate at the Office of Congressman Tom Cole (R-OK).  He managed the day to day operations and staff of member’s legislative shop as deputy of staff, as well as conducted and managed member’s Appropriations work as associate staff to the House Appropriations Committee.  Mr. Caron also served in a variety of other roles during his time at Congressman Tom Cole’s office, including Republican leadership liaison for NRCC chairman, legislative director/military legislative assistant, Rules Committee associate, and Budget Committee associate.  He also worked for Congresswoman Jo Ann Davis, Congressman Helen Chenowerth-Hage, Congressman Tom Latham, Congressman Joe Pitts, and he interned for former House Majority Leader Congressman Dick Armey. 

During his time on Capitol Hill, Mr. Caron specialized in defense policy, international security issues, homeland security, and foreign policy.  His wide-ranging background has also provided him with in depth knowledge of government agencies across the political spectrum. 

Mr. Caron also worked for the National Conference of Catholic Bishops, served in the United States Army, the Republican National Committee, and the Heritage Foundation.

Mr. Caron attended the Catholic University of America, where he graduated in 1994 with a bachelor's degree in political science.  He attended graduate school at the Catholic University of America, where he concentrated on Congressional Studies.