OKLAHOMA CITY – Crowe & Dunlevy is pleased to announce the creation and launch of the firm’s Government Relations, Legislative & Regulatory Affairs Practice Group. Led by William H. Hoch and Glen D. Johnson, the practice will focus on businesses and non-profits facing governmental, legislative, and regulatory challenges that need strategic advice to ensure their voices are heard — whether they are dealing with state or federal governmental regulatory agencies, Oklahoma, Texas or the U.S. Congress, or the offices of attorneys general.
“The firm is excited to offer clients this important service,” said Crowe & Dunlevy President & CEO Adam W. Childers. “With decades of experience interacting with the legislature, congress, and various administrative bodies, and making significant contributions to economic development initiatives, state ballot questions, initiative petitions, and regulatory legislation, our team has the capabilities to achieve positive outcomes for our clients.”
From the Capitol to the courthouse, Crowe & Dunlevy’s non-partisan Government Relations, Legislative & Regulatory Affairs Practice Group represents clients in all matters of public concern. Through collaboration, the team offers guidance and advice on a broad variety of issues, including state and federal energy legislation, major tax, budget, and appropriations bills, non-profit legislation, the Oklahoma Quality Jobs Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and environmental legislation regarding the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, and the Superfund Act.
With significant experience both in private practice and in the public sector, our team includes the former chancellor of the Oklahoma State System of Higher Education and former Oklahoma House of Representatives’ Speaker of the House, the former State Treasurer of Oklahoma, the former Legislative Director for U.S. Congressman Glenn English, the former District Attorney of Oklahoma County, the former Mayor of Oklahoma City, as well as lawyers whose legal careers have focused on legislative, administrative, and regulatory matters.
“With the trusted stability of Crowe & Dunlevy, our clients know our firm will keep them ahead of the game. Our team is comprised of lawyers committed to representing our clients’ interests on the local, regional, state, national, and international level,” practice Co-Chair Glen D. Johnson said.