John McKager

John McKager "Mac" Stipanovich

Chair, Florida State Government Relations

Tallahassee, FL

Mac Stipanovich practices administrative law representing entities before state government agencies, the Governor and Cabinet and the legislature.

He has extensive experience in the political arena and public sector. Mac was Florida Executive Director for Reagan-Bush 1984, Campaign Director for Bob Martinez for Governor in 1986 and 1990, Chief of Staff to Governor Martinez and Senior Advisor to Jeb Bush for Governor in 1994.

His representative clients include AT&T, Banyan Health Systems, Pinch a Penny, Inc., Scientific Games International, United States Sugar Corporation, Universal City Development Partners, LTD d/b/a Universal Orlando, Trademark Metals Recycling, University Medical Service Association, Inc., State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance, Inc., Florida League of Cities, ISRI - New Southern Chapter, Chromalloy, Florida Recyclers Association, Lee Memorial Hospital, City of Fort Myers Collier County Board of County Commissioners, Collier Health Services of Immokalee, Florida Developmental Disabilities Council, Inc., Hemophilia of Florida Pharmacy, LLC, Hodges University, Hope Health Care Services, Lee County Administration, Lee County Mosquito Control District, Lee County Trauma, Park Royal Hospital and the Town of Fort Myers Beach.

Mac has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America© consecutively since 2007. In 2018 he was named as one of Florida Trend magazine's "Florida 500" and in 2019 he was named a Living Legend by the magazine.