Government Relations

It can be frustrating to see a problem that the law does not address or does not address in a positive way.  Or worse, to see the problem coming in the form of a government proposal and wonder what can be done to stop it.  We offer our clients local, state and federal government relations and advocacy services.   


Independent review, analysis, and reports on proposed rules, legislation or ordinances.

Drafting of model rules, legislation or ordinances. 

Confidential analysis of the impact of government actions. 

Legislative committee and administrative agency testimony and regulatory comments. 

Legal compliance with lobbying laws and campaign laws. 

Zoning – Rezoning, permits, variances, special uses and appeals. 

Local and state business licensing, fees and permits and appeals Assistance with local regulation of business activities