Shaping legislation is often just the first step in advancing clients’ interests in the public policy arena. Delivering results for clients through government relations advocacy increasingly requires in-depth experience with state and federal regulatory agencies and procedures. Complex legislation is refined and implemented by regulatory agencies through a wide range of regulatory proceedings that can vary from state to state and among federal agencies.
Our State & Federal Regulatory Law team features professionals with extensive backgrounds of service at the highest levels of decision-making inside regulatory agencies, which gives us the background, contacts and experience to find solutions for our clients. At the state level, we have well-established regulatory affairs capabilities in Colorado, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Texas and Wisconsin.
Our state regulatory professionals have served in the following positions:
At the federal level, our regulatory affairs team includes professionals who have gained experience working in the following positions:
Our state and federal regulatory affairs professionals are experienced in delivering positive results for clients who may be impacted by a variety of regulatory proceedings. Depending on the circumstances, results can be achieved through informal outreach to key agency staff; by responding to rulemakings, enforcement actions and requests for public comment; by participating in hearings; and by advocating for our clients’ interests within the framework of state or federal administrative procedure.