Significant Accomplishments

  • Advised clients on recent Congressional investigations, including companies that have been the subject of data breaches or cyber-attacks, as well as companies in the baby food and ventilator industries. 
  • Advised clients on COVID related issues:  he recently was successful in helping a PCR testing company to secure a State level contract to perform COVID-19 related testing, and he also helped a PPE manufacturer with market penetration strategies
  • Advised a Defense contractor on a multi-million dollar Army program and helped company maintain Congressional support and funding for the program during several competitive phases
  • Secured language in Defense bills authorizing a multi-year authority for a US$1.2 Billion Army program, which was essential to start funding for the program
  • Advised clients regarding various technology issues and policies; helped an industry coalition implement a strategy to affect the standards for the next generation technology
  • Helped develop and implement a strategy to secure passage of the SMART cities grant program, to provide $500 Million in grants to deploy smart and AI technologies
  • Advised a consumer goods company on CPSC policies and strategies related enhancement of product safety
  • Advised several clients regarding trade, CFIUS and export control policies and legislative proposals, as well as how to comply with trade sanctions laws
  • Developed strategy to secure hundreds of Millions of dollars in increased funding in Defense bills for several  Army and Navy programs, in face of challenges from competitors 
  • Worked with a large Defense company to resurrect a Billion dollar defense weapons system, which had been initially cancelled by the Defense Department. The effort involved drafting legislative language and advocating before all Congressional Defense committees
  • Advised several companies on the new loan guarantee and renewable energy provisions in the recently enacted economic stimulus bill
  • Developed successful strategy to help a European government retain a key US military base in the territory; strategy included working closely with DoD and Congress on developing Private Public Partnership concepts
  • Helped companies protect important tax provisions from being adversely affected by Congressional efforts to revise key tax deductions
  • Developed and implemented a strategy to secure passage of the SAFETY Act that provides liability protection for anti-terrorism products and services
  • Attend the WTO trade talks in Singapore and the GATT negotiations in Geneva; worked with negotiators on issues such as high-tech tariffs, textiles and anti-dumping
  • Organization of successful Senate efforts to stop revision to patent law that would have resulted in hundreds of millions of dollars in lost revenue and adversely affected pharmaceutical research
  • Assistance to a company in securing over $50 million in federal funding for an environmental cleanup of valuable property