About Us

Steven R. Carroll & Associates is a full service Legislative Consulting, Lobbying and Law Firm providing clients with a variety of services in Governmental Relations and Public Affairs including Association Management and Development. 

Carroll & Associates maintains a constant presence in the halls of the Missouri State Capitol on behalf of clients who have an interest in public policy.  With over 25 years of experience in Government, Steven R. Carroll & Associates has a great working relationship with legislators and executive officials.

At Carroll & Associates we provide legislative monitoring and research in various surrounding states of Missouri.  The Carroll & Associates offices are located in Jefferson City and St. Louis, MO. Our service coverage area spans across the United States with clients in Washington, D.C. We provide up to date information and timely knowledge to the clients we serve on a variety of issues.

  • Bill Monitoring & Tracking
  • Bill & Amendment Drafting
  • Day to Day Direct Lobbying at the State Capitol
  • Legislative History Research on Issues and Topics
  • Preparation of Fiscal Impact Reports on Proposed Legislation
  • Association Management
  • Client Weekly Update Reporting
  • Client Building with Various Groups, Businesses and Associations
  • Executive Branch Lobbying
  • Fundraising Capabilities

Steven R. Carroll & Associates brings a lifetime of political and governmental experience to their clients at the State Capitol in Jefferson City, MO.  Developed in 1994, Carroll & Associates began representing the interests of their clients to Missouri's General Assembly and Executive Branch of Government.  Steven Carroll, President of Carroll & Associates, ran his first campaign for elective office in 1984 and won.  He served five terms in the House and during his ten year tenure of elective office was honored for his service by numerous businesses, associations and groups.

Carroll and his family are active in their hometown with civic and charitable organizations.  He is a member of the Missouri Bar, Missouri Athletic Club of St. Louis, Lions Club, Masonic Lodge and Shriners, Farm Bureau, RCGA and Trinity Episcolpal Church of Hannibal, Missouri.  Professional associations include membership with the American Society of Podiatric Executives, MO Society of Association Executives and the MO Secretary of Governmental Consultants.


Juris Doctorate, University of Missouri School Law, 1989
Post  Graduate, Harvard University , John F. Kennedy School of Government, 1988
Bachelor of Science, University of Missouri School of Agriculture, 1979


President/Owner, Steven R. Carroll & Associates, 1994-present
Legislative Counsel, Lashley & Baer, P.C., 1998-present
Partner/Law Firm, Carstarphen & Harvey, 1991-1994
Of Counsel/Law Firm, Ely, Cary, Welch & Hickman, 1989-1991
Missouri House of Representatives, 1984-1994
Chairman, House Civil & Criminal Law Committee, 87th General Assembly
Chairman, House Economic Development and Licensing Committee, 86th General Assembly
Chairman, Joint Committee on Administrative Rules, 86th General Assembly
Vice-Chairman, House Budget Committee, 86th General Assembly
Vice-Chairman, House Education Committee, 85th General Assembly
Vice-Chairman, House Appropriations Committee, 85th General Assembly

At Carroll & Associates, we are available to serve you Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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Contact Information

Steven R. Carroll & Associates
215 E Capitol Avenue
Jefferson City MO 65101


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