Lobbying firms

Firm Amount billed in 2010

Illinois Governmental Consulting Group, LLC

$983,000

Johnson Research Group

$838,000

Jay D. Doherty & Associates

$771,750

ALL-CIRCO, Inc.

$674,750

DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary

$671,000

DLA Piper US LLP

$439,500

Sidley Austin, LLP

$427,000

Thomas Murphy

$360,500

Fletcher, O'Brien, Kasper & Nottage, PC

$340,500

Terry Gabinski

$276,000

Nicolay & Dart LLC

$235,000

MKM Services

$227,000

Foley & Lardner, LLP

$203,755

Laube Consulting Group LLC

$201,000

Chicago / Springfield Consultants, LLC

$189,725

Barnes & Thormburg LLP

$180,000

Shefsky & Froelich Ltd.

$179,500

K & L Gates LLP

$168,500

McGuire Woods Consulting LLC

$162,000

Perkins Coie LLP

$151,000

Daley and George LLP

$149,300

Neal & Leroy, LLC

$141,900

Hill & Knowlton, Inc

$138,000

Kaizen Inc

$136,000

Joseph Gattuso

$131,000

Serafin & Associates, Inc.

$124,000

Vedder Price PC

$107,000

Rice Financial Products Company

$106,000

Chicago Association of Realtors

$104,000

Chico & Nunes, P.C.

$102,000

Mayer Brown LLP

$100,500

Freeborn & Peters LLP

$96,500

Thompson Coburn LLP

$88,413

Rolando Acosta

$88,000

Anderson & Moore, P.C.

$83,800

Hynes Law Offices, LLC

$80,000

Polsky & Associates Ltd.

$80,000

Local 881 United Food & Commercial Workers

$70,600

Loyola University Chicago

$70,500

Dixon and Company, Inc.

$60,000

MCapitol Management

$60,000

William Filan

$58,500

Reyes & Bonoma, Ltd.

$58,000

Universal Mazjac Enterprises

$54,500

Daspin & Aument, LLP

$53,904

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

$53,055

Schain, Burney, Banks & Kenny, Ltd

$52,550

Emerald Group, LLC

$48,000

Wildman, Harrold, Allen & Dixon, LLP

$45,500

Intergovernmental Consulting Group, Inc

$45,000

Government Liaison Services Inc

$45,000

The Haymarket Group Ltd.

$41,000

Dutko Worldwide, LLC

$41,000

John McGuire

$40,000

CSX Corporation

$40,000

Scofes & Associates Conculting, Inc

$38,000

Dan Shomon, Inc

$37,000

Duff and Phelps LLC

$37,000

William Gainer

$36,000

Ungaretti & Harris LLP

$33,000

Jeff Riley

$31,000

John C. Corrigan and Associates, LLC

$30,000

Governmental Business Consulting Group, LLC

$30,000

Chicago Parking Services, LLC

$30,000

RDM Consulting Group, LLC

$30,000

The Rory Group

$30,000

Government Navigation Group, Inc

$30,000

Robert S. Molaro & Assoc.

$29,000

Hillard Heintze, LLC

$27,600

James O'Rourke

$26,700

Silliman Group LLC

$24,000

J C Decaux NA

$22,000

Applegate & Thorne-Thomsen, PC

$21,000

Greenberg Traurig, LLP

$20,100

B-P Consultants, Inc.

$20,000

CA, Inc

$20,000

Schain Burney Ross & Citron, Ltd

$20,000

Johnston Greene LLC

$20,000

SNR Denton US LLP

$17,800

Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

$17,800

HNTB Corp.

$16,000

Wachovia Ban, National Association

$15,500

Wells Fargo Bank, NA

$15,500

Richard Prendergast

$15,000

Vacant Property Security, Inc

$15,000

AT&T Illinois

$13,748

Margaret Vaughn

$13,500

Paul Kolpak

$13,000

Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council

$12,000

Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters

$12,000

Capital Infrastructure Group LLC

$12,000

Peck Bloom LLC

$12,000

Alliance Associates, Inc

$12,000

Luking & Associates

$12,000

SUPERVALU d/b/a Jewel-Osco and Save-a-Lot

$11,000

Jefferies & Company Inc

$11,000

Robert Repel

$10,150

RSM McGladrey, Inc.

$10,000

Gale Finance Inc. (dba Lighten Gale Group, Inc)

$10,000

Unite Here Local 1

$10,000

American Airlines / AMR Corp.

$10,000

Walgreen Co.

$10,000

Ginsberg Jacobs LLC

$10,000

Teamsters Volunteers in Politics

$10,000

Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Inc

$9,800

Jerry Joyce

$8,800

Capitol Consulting Group Illionis, LLC

$8,200

Law Offices of Samuel V.P.Banks

$8,000

A. Finkl & Sons Co.

$8,000

John Fritchey

$8,000

United Airlines

$7,500

Lighten-Gale Group, Inc

$7,000

Sedgwick Properties Development Corp

$7,000

Urban Strategies, Inc.

$7,000

Diageo NA

$6,000

Morgan Stanley & Co., Inc.

$6,000

Silver Law Office

$5,000

AFSCME Council 31

$4,250

Chicago Cubs Baseball Club, LLC

$4,000

Institute for Justice

$4,000

University of Chicago Hospitals

$4,000

Acacia Financial Group Inc

$3,000

Target Corp.

$3,000

Lawrence Suffredin

$3,000

Citigroup Global Markets Inc.

$3,000

Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc.

$3,000

Lawrence J. Suffredin, Jr.

$3,000

Dykema Gossett PLC

$3,000

Apple Inc.

$2,796

Susan Sikes

$2,300

Miguel A. Santiago Consulting, Inc.

$2,300

Zipcar Inc.

$2,000

Macy's Retail Holdings, Inc

$2,000

William Wrigley Jr. Company

$2,000

Gold Coast Tickets, Ltd.

$2,000

Frank Nagorka

$1,500

JCDecaux SA

$1,000

Bryan Cave LLP

$1,000

Electrical Contractors Assn. of City of Chicago

$1,000

Conlon Pulbic Strategies, Inc

$500

Exxon Mobil Corp.

$500

Unisys Corp.

$200

KeyBanc Capital Markets, Inc

$100

General Growth Properties

$0

Skyway Concession Company LLC

$0

Melvin and Company LLC

$0

Scott Balice Strategies

$0

Polk Street Group, LLC

$0

Richard Carbonara

$0

George K Baum & Co.

$0

Robert Kunze

$0

Safer Foundation

$0

Jeffery Palo

$0

US Bank

$0

Dominick's

$0

A. LaVelle Consulting Services

$0

Midwest Generation EME, LLC

$0

Melvin & Co.

$0

Clean Energy

$0

Ethics Point, Inc

$0

Jackson Securities

$0

KPMG, LLP

$0

TKG & Associates

$0

Macerich Company

$0

Avgeris and Associates, Inc

$0

Fedota Childers, P.C.

$0

Kutak Rock, LLP

$0

O'Keefe Lyons & Hynes, LLC

$0

Arnold Scott Harris PC

$0