Government Relations and Lobbying

When the need arises, we can be your experienced voice in getting you a seat at the table and advocating your interests to state and local government.

What We Do

Times may arise when you or your organization needs an effective advocate with extensive contacts in government and a keen understanding of the legislative and regulatory process. Our government relations team is comprised of seasoned professionals with extensive experience in federal, state and local government. We work closely with individuals, businesses and organizations to understand the legislative and regulatory process, developing innovative strategies to achieve client success. In addition, our attorneys have experience in providing legal advice in election law, campaign finance and political committees. No matter the issue, we find the way.

Affiliated Industries

Energy & Utilities
Government

Affiliated Attorneys

Andy Pollock

Government Relations and Lobbying

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Intellectual Property and Technology

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Agriculture

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Telecommunications and Utilities

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Mark Fahleson

Employment, Labor and Benefits

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Agriculture

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Government Relations and Lobbying

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Litigation

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Internal Investigations

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Public Entities and Government

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Staff

Brent Smoyer

Lobbyist

As Assistant Director of Government Relations, Brent advocates on behalf of clients at the Nebraska Legislature and state administrative bodies. He has forged solid relationships with Senators, officials in the Executive branch, and other government affairs specialists that enable him to work through political minefields to effectively advocate for our clients’ interests. Every day he meets with elected officials and their staff to help them understand not only our clients’ needs, but their businesses and the important role they play in Nebraska’s economy and communities. He reviews legislation, negotiates with other companies and interest groups, and assists Andy Pollock in developing strategies to advance policies that promote our clients’ interests.

Affiliated Practice Areas

Our Service to You

If you are interested in contacting one of our professionals, you may do so directly through the contact information contained in our team biographies.

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