Patton Boggs To Buy DC Lobbying Firm Breaux-Lott

Law360, New York (July 1, 2010, 6:33 PM EDT) -- Patton Boggs LLP on Thursday announced plans to acquire the Breaux-Lott Leadership Group, a Washington lobbying firm led by former Sen. John Breaux, D-La., and former Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott, R-Miss., for an undisclosed sum.

The D.C.-based law firm, which earned $41 million in lobbying revenue in 2009, said Breaux and Lott would join its Washington office as special senior counsel along with their sons, John Breaux Jr. and Chester Trent Lott Jr., as well as six other employees from the lobbying group.

“This acquisition...
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