GOVERNMENT RELATIONS

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS

Working with Herald Strategies PR, Goldberg & Cohn LLP offers more than traditional transactional and litigation services. In solving complex business problems, a strong governmental relations capability can substantially increase the likelihood of success. Unlike many firms, Goldberg & Cohn offers a high level of subject matter experience as part of our Public Policy Practice. Our Government Relations lawyers also offer substantive experience in a wide range of fields, including administrative, finance, health care, public and private partnerships involving the city, state and federal jurisdictions.

Clients draw upon the experiences of:

  • A former New York City Councilman and Borough President
  • Counsel to New York City and New York State legislatures and committees
  • A former State Committeeman
  • A former Bar Association President

Legislation and Policy

The collective experience and knowledge of our government relations practitioners and their many resources have proven invaluable in addressing the complex legal and public policy issues faced by our clients. This experience and knowledge shape policy development and decision-making and guide the effective communication of our clients’ interests.

On behalf of our clients, we:

  • Develop and coordinate advocacy strategies
  • Engage in direct advocacy with decision makers
  • Monitor and report on activities
  • Assist in forming and managing coalitions
  • Counsel clients regarding compliance with laws and regulations

Strategies and Services

  • Ongoing monitoring of executive and legislative branches of state and local governments
  • Strategic planning, analysis and interpretation of legislation, government agencies and administrative tribunals
  • Direct Advocacy in the government forum
  • Organization of grass roots and other advocacy efforts
  • Assist not-for-profits through the government maze and bureaucracy