Government Relations

g1James Cavanaugh has represented client’s interests in the legislative and executive branches of Nebraska government as an attorney and registered lobbyist for 30 years. Patrick Cavanaugh joined the firm in 2000 and is also an attorney and registered lobbyist. Attorney Jenna Kessell joined the firm in 2010 and specializes in legal and regulatory compliance and reporting. The Cavanaugh Law Firm, P.C., L.L.O. is specialized in meeting the government relation needs of our clients and getting positive results.

g2Our Lincoln office is a block from the State Capitol. There is a conference room available for ten or more. Our firm tracks each bill of interest to our clients and provides detailed weekly reports. The Cavanaugh Law Firm prides itself on personalized service to our clients, meticulously avoiding the many conflicts of interest that arise in the complex world of the legislature’s often competing interests among even like-minded senators, private entities and executive office holders agency and staff.

g3The firm’s partners have long-standing relationships and are trusted advisors to legislators, executive officials, staff, and clients.

The Cavanaugh Law Firm offers a broad range of government relations services including bill drafting, committee testimony, regulatory compliance, and comprehensive legislative and executive branch advocacy. We bring a wealth of institutional knowledge to bear to best serve our clients’ goals. The firm specializes in the areas of postsecondary education, health science, health care, insurance, and public records. The Cavanaugh Law Firm has a proven public record of achieving positive outcomes for our clients.

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