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“clout heavy lobbyists”

New York Times, April 2, 2010


“a successful and established firm”

Capitol Fax, December 4, 2008


“After spending more than three decades working in state government, James Fletcher doesn’t get fazed by much.”

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, August 8, 2010


“recognized in Illinois political circles as one of the state’s most effective lobbying firms”

The Legal Reporter, December 22, 1998


“Tim O’Brien, whose 20 years in government included being the state’s Medicaid director”

The State Journal Register, January 18, 2009


“big league lobbying firm…quite successful in turning bills into laws”

The State Journal Register, December 2, 1999


“Kasper’s reputation for being a go-to election lawyer stretches far past his home state of Illinois”

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, March 9, 2010


“Michael Kasper, the Democratic party’s election-law wizard”

Chicago Reader, September 15, 2006

“Illinois insiders”

Bloomington Pantagraph, January 24, 2009


“Big time law firm lobbyists”

Illinois Legal Times, March, 1997


“Jim Fletcher today is considered the top dog among Springfield lobbyists”

Chicago Magazine, April, 2000


“powerhouse lawyer Jim Fletcher”

Chicago Tribune, December 20, 1996


“Courtney Nottage, an election law expert”

The State Journal Register, January 4, 2007


“By all accounts, Mike Kasper is a brilliant guy and an ace lawyer”

Chicago Public Radio, October 7, 2011


“Dring was an invaluable asset to his boss, Tom Cross, and the institution itself”

Capitol Fax, December 4, 2008


“Accustomed to moving things in Springfield”

Crain’s Chicago Business, October 11, 1999


“Kasper, an election law expert, successfully defended mayor Emanuel against a suit challenging his status as a Chicago resident”

Chicago SunTimes, September 1, 2011


“a well connected lobbying firm”

Illinois Issues, January, 2009