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Government Relations

Navigating government is a frequent source of frustration for both businesses and nonprofits.  We advise clients on how they can best position themselves to benefit from relevant local and state government programs and contracting opportunities.  Similarly, we provide strategic advice to our clients in cases where government poses an obstacle to reaching their objectives.  In addition, we lobby on behalf of clients when legislative actions affect their interests.

Lobbying

Government Relations

We advocate for or against legislative proposals within both the legislative and executive branches.  Our goal is to have input at the earliest stages of the legislative process, when ideas are first formulating and the opportunity for influencing the drafting process is optimal.  We also assist clients in building and coordinating coalitions to strengthen their message’s impact.

You May Be Lobbying – And You Don’t Even Know It

Close your eyes and imagine a lobbyist. What does he or she look like? A K Street suit taking a Congressperson to lunch? A local powerbroker waiting outside the mayor’s office at City Hall? Chances are, you have never spent a moment considering whether Pennsylvania’s Lobbying Disclosure Act or the City of Philadelphia’s Lobbying Code applies to you and your company. ...More

Government Relations

Navigating government is a frequent source of frustration for both businesses and nonprofits.  We advise clients on how they can best position themselves to benefit from relevant local and state government programs and contracting opportunities.  Similarly, we provide strategic advice to our clients in cases where government poses an obstacle to reaching their objectives.  In addition, we lobby on behalf of clients when legislative actions affect their interests.