David Pratt & Associates

A Government Relations and Strategic Consultancy Firm
Our Purpose

Positioning clients for success is our top priority. Whether it is marketing advice and support, communications assistance or enabling them to win business with the Government of Canada, we aim to help our clients succeed. This starts with a solid understanding of our clients’ needs and objectives. Marketing to government requires a keen awareness of government processes and priorities. As a team with deep experience, wide skill-sets and exceptional talent, we work closely with our clients to achieve their business goals and overcome their strategic challenges. Their success is our success.

Our Values

Our Code of Ethical Conduct reflects DPA’s commitment to maintaining the highest degree of integrity in all our client engagements. We undertake our activities professionally and in accordance with all statutory requirements. We also uphold rigorous standards of honesty, respect and a broad duty of care. Our advice and strategic assistance take proper account of ethical considerations and enhancement of the moral standing and reputation of our clients and associates. Due to the sensitive nature of our work, we take comprehensive measures to safeguard confidentiality and protect against conflicts of interest.

Our Team

DPA has specialized expertise, a collective skill set and creative resources unmatched by other firms in Ottawa.  We offer an unparalleled breadth and depth of capability to our clients. We have assembled a team with experience in the senior ranks of national politics, the diplomatic corps, the Canadian Armed Forces, the RCMP, the Federal Public Service and Canada’s defence industry. Additionally, we have marketing and communication specialists who bring ingenuity and flair to the team. In short, each team member offers our clients unique value which makes our diversity our strength.

What’s New



David Pratt & Associates (DPA), is a government relations and strategic consultancy firm located in Ottawa, Canada. Our long experience at the highest levels of government have positioned us well to provide pragmatic, innovative and trustworthy advice and solutions to domestic and international clients.

We have worked with small, medium and large companies pursuing defence and security procurement opportunities with the Government of Canada. Our success has provided us with a foundation and versatility to expand our service offering to other industrial sectors.