Patton Boggs, Akin Gump Top Lobbying Firms In 2nd Quarter
By Brian Mahoney
Law360, New York (August 2, 2013, 6:22 PM EDT) -- Patton Boggs LLP’s lobbying practice was the highest-grossing lobbying group in terms of reported revenue among law firms in the second quarter, besting its perennial rival Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP as top firms profited from a pickup in lobbying activity on issues tied to tax reform and intellectual property.
Patton Boggs’ second-quarter revenue was $10.9 million, up about 5 percent over last quarter, according to the firm’s public lobbying disclosures. The firm has generated $21.2 million for the first half of 2013. Those...