DLA Piper US LLP (Firm)

  • $439,500 in 2010 payments
  • 8 lobbyists employed
  • 45 clients
  • 14 government agencies lobbied
  • 111 actions sought

    85 administrative
    63 legislative

Actions sought

Purpose Lobbyist Agency Client Admin. Leg.
Alley Vacation Jesse Dodson Dept of Law Fifield Realty Corporation No Yes
Alley Vacation Jesse Dodson Dept of Transportation Fifield Realty Corporation No Yes
Approval Of Tif Andrew Scott Dept of Law Infinium Capital Management LLC No Yes
Approval Of Tif Andrew Scott Dept of Community Development Infinium Capital Management LLC No Yes
Development Elizabeth Friedgut Dept of Law Granite Partners for Oakwood Boulevard Yes No
Development Elizabeth Friedgut Dept of Housing Granite Partners for Oakwood Boulevard Yes No
Development Elizabeth Friedgut Dept of Community Development Granite Partners for Oakwood Boulevard Yes No
Development Agreements Robert Goldman Dept of Law MB Real Estate Yes No
Development Agreements Robert Goldman Dept of Law Granite Partners for Oakwood Boulevard Yes No
Dp Robert Goldman Dept of Community Development Granite Companies, LLC Yes No
Driveway Robert Goldman Dept of Transportation Mesa Development Corp. Yes No
Easement Aarti Kotak City Council Scottsdale Limited Partnership No Yes
Easement Aarti Kotak Dept of Law Scottsdale Limited Partnership Yes Yes
Easement Aarti Kotak Dept of Water Management Scottsdale Limited Partnership Yes Yes
Financing Elizabeth Friedgut Dept of Community Development 55th & State Redevelopment LLC Yes No
Franchise Agreements Patrick Thompson Dept of Consumer Services RCN Corp Yes No
High Rise Sign Andrew Scott Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Nuveen Investments Yes No
High Rise Sign Andrew Scott City Council Nuveen Investments Yes No
Hotel Tif Robert Goldman Dept of Community Development Joseph Freed & Associates Yes No
Land Robert Goldman Dept of Community Development Granite Companies, LLC Yes Yes
Leasing Sandra Kellman Dept of Finance Lynxs Chicago Cargoport LLC Yes Yes
Leasing Sandra Kellman Department of Aviation Lynxs Chicago Cargoport LLC Yes Yes
Litigation Patrick Thompson Department of Buildings JAM Productions Yes No
Pd Aarti Kotak Dept of Law US Bank Yes No
Pd Robert Goldman Dept of Community Development Granite Madden Wells Sale, LLC Yes No
Pd Aarti Kotak Dept of Community Development US Bank Yes No
Pd Jesse Dodson Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Preservation of Affordable Housing No Yes
Pd Andrew Scott City Council Gateway Park, LLC No Yes
Pd Robert Goldman Dept of Law Granite Partners for Oakwood Boulevard Yes No
Pd Aarti Kotak Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy US Bank Yes Yes
Pd Aarti Kotak City Council US Bank Yes Yes
Pd Andrew Scott Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Gateway Park, LLC No Yes
Pd Robert Goldman Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Granite Companies, LLC No Yes
Pd Jesse Dodson Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Preservation of Affordable Housing Yes Yes
Pd Patrick Thompson Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Bradley Place Holdings Yes No
Pd Robert Goldman Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy MB Real Estate No Yes
Pd Patrick Thompson Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Eden Oasis, LLC No Yes
Pd Patrick Thompson City Council Eden Oasis, LLC No Yes
Project Approvals Robert Goldman Dept of Community Development Granite Partners for Oakwood Boulevard Yes No
Project Approvals Robert Goldman Dept of Community Development MB Real Estate Yes No
Redevelopment Patrick Thompson City Council JAM Productions Yes Yes
Redevelopment Aarti Kotak Dept of Community Development Primestor, Inc. No Yes
Redevelopment Andrew Scott Dept of Community Development United Airlines Yes No
Redevelopment Elizabeth Friedgut Dept of Community Development 182 W. lake St. LLC Yes No
Redevelopment Patrick Thompson Dept of Community Development JAM Productions No Yes
Redevelopment Andrew Scott Dept of Community Development Infinium Capital Management LLC Yes No
Redevelopment Aarti Kotak Dept of Community Development Sage Hospitality Resources No Yes
Redevelopment Aarti Kotak Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Primestor, Inc. No Yes
Redevelopment Aarti Kotak Dept of Law Primestor, Inc. No Yes
Refinancing Elizabeth Friedgut Dept of Housing Cornerstone Residential LLC Yes Yes
Refinancing Elizabeth Friedgut Dept of Community Development Cornerstone Residential LLC Yes Yes
Resolution Of Litigation Patrick Thompson Department of Buildings JAM Productions Yes No
Revise Plan Robert Goldman Dept of Community Development Granite Madden Wells Sale, LLC Yes No
Revise Plan Robert Goldman Dept of Community Development Granite Development (Master) Corp Yes No
Signs Patrick Thompson Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Victor Sign Corp Yes No
Signs Patrick Thompson City Council Visual Cast Yes No
Signs Patrick Thompson City Council Wells Street Companies Yes No
Signs Patrick Thompson Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Visual Cast Yes No
Signs Patrick Thompson City Council Van Wagner Chicago, LLC Yes No
Signs Patrick Thompson City Council Victor Sign Corp Yes No
Signs Patrick Thompson Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Van Wagner Chicago, LLC Yes No
Signs Patrick Thompson Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Wells Street Companies Yes No
Signs Patrick Thompson City Council Van Wagner Chicago, LLC Yes Yes
Signs Patrick Thompson City Council Visual Cast No Yes
Taxes Jesse Dodson Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Newsweb Corp Yes Yes
Tif Aarti Kotak Dept of Finance A Finkl & Sons Co. Yes Yes
Tif Robert Goldman Dept of Community Development Goodman, Mark Yes Yes
Tif Aarti Kotak Dept of Community Development Sedgwick Properties Development Corp No Yes
Tif Aarti Kotak Dept of Law Sedgwick Properties Development Corp No Yes
Tif Aarti Kotak Dept of Community Development Scottsdale Limited Partnership Yes No
Tif Aarti Kotak Dept of Law A Finkl & Sons Co. Yes Yes
Tif Aarti Kotak Dept of Community Development Capri Capital, LLC Yes No
Tif Aarti Kotak Dept of Community Development Daly Group, LLC No Yes
Tif Robert Goldman Dept of Law Granite Development (Master) Corp Yes No
Tif Robert Goldman Dept of Community Development Joseph Freed & Associates Yes No
Tif Patrick Thompson Dept of Community Development Centrum Properties Yes No
Tif Aarti Kotak Dept of Law Capri Capital, LLC Yes No
Tif Robert Goldman Dept of Law Granite Companies, LLC Yes No
Tif Robert Goldman Dept of Law Granite Madden Wells Sale, LLC Yes No
Tif Aarti Kotak Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Daly Group, LLC No Yes
Tif Aarti Kotak Dept of Finance Capri Capital, LLC Yes No
Tif Robert Goldman Dept of Law Granite Companies, LLC Yes Yes
Tif Aarti Kotak City Council Capri Capital, LLC Yes No
Tif Aarti Kotak Dept of Community Development A Finkl & Sons Co. Yes Yes
Transfer Of Franchise Patrick Thompson Dept of Construction and Permits RCN Corp Yes No
Unit Sales Robert Goldman Dept of Community Development Mesa Development Corp. Yes No
Utility Approvals Robert Goldman Dept of Transportation Mesa Development Corp. Yes No
Variance Jesse Dodson City Council Newsweb Corp Yes Yes
Variations Jesse Dodson Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Newsweb Corp Yes Yes
Variations Jesse Dodson City Council Newsweb Corp Yes Yes
Water Easement Aarti Kotak City Council Scottsdale Limited Partnership No Yes
Water Easement Aarti Kotak Dept of Law Scottsdale Limited Partnership Yes Yes
Water Easement Aarti Kotak Dept of Water Management Scottsdale Limited Partnership Yes Yes
Zoning Jeffrey Owen Dept of Finance Chicago Lakeside Development LLC Yes Yes
Zoning Jesse Dodson Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Geneva Webster LLC No Yes
Zoning Jeffrey Owen City Council Chicago Lakeside Development LLC Yes Yes
Zoning Aarti Kotak Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Alexian Brothers Yes Yes
Zoning Aarti Kotak Dept of Law Costco Wholesale Yes No
Zoning Jesse Dodson Dept of Transportation Geneva Webster LLC No Yes
Zoning Jeffrey Owen Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Chicago Lakeside Development LLC Yes Yes
Zoning Aarti Kotak Committee on Zoning Alexian Brothers Yes Yes
Zoning Jesse Dodson City Council Geneva Webster LLC No Yes
Zoning Aarti Kotak City Council Costco Wholesale Yes Yes
Zoning Jeffrey Owen Dept of Community Development Chicago Lakeside Development LLC Yes Yes
Zoning Aarti Kotak Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Costco Wholesale Yes Yes
Zoning Aarti Kotak Dept of Transportation Costco Wholesale Yes Yes
Zoning Aarti Kotak Dept of Business Affairs & Consumer Protection Costco Wholesale Yes Yes
Zoning Aarti Kotak Dept of Law Costco Wholesale Yes Yes
Zoning Aarti Kotak City Council Alexian Brothers Yes Yes
Zoning Aarti Kotak Dept of Community Development Costco Wholesale Yes Yes
Zoning Jesse Dodson Dept of Zoning and Land Use Policy Sedgwick Properties Yes Yes

Lobbyists hired

Lobbyist Amount
Aarti Kotak $155,000
Andrew Scott $3,000
Elizabeth Friedgut $90,000
Jeffrey Owen $40,000
Jesse Dodson $27,000
Patrick Thompson $52,500
Robert Goldman $59,000
Sandra Kellman $13,000

Payments per client

Client Amount
182 W. lake St. LLC $20,000
24/ Seven Outdoor $1,000
55th & State Redevelopment LLC $50,000
A Finkl & Sons Co. $140,000
Alexian Brothers $3,000
Bradley Place Holdings $7,000
Capri Capital, LLC $26,000
Centrum Properties $14,000
Centrum Properties, Inc $0
Chicago Lakeside Development LLC $224,000
Cornerstone Residential LLC $10,000
Costco Wholesale $34,000
Daly Group, LLC $15,000
Eden Oasis, LLC $3,000
Fifield Realty Corporation $4,000
Gateway Park, LLC $0
Geneva Webster LLC $71,000
Goodman, Mark $10,000
Granite Companies, LLC $7,000
Granite Development (Master) Corp $2,000
Granite Madden Wells Sale, LLC $4,000
Granite Partners for Oakwood Boulevard $20,000
JAM Productions $15,000
Jewel Food Store $20,000
Joseph Freed & Associates $4,000
Lake Tower Development LLC $0
Lynxs Chicago Cargoport LLC $13,000
MB Real Estate $8,000
Mesa Development Corp. $14,000
Newsweb Corp $5,000
Nuveen Investments $15,000
Park Bank $0
Preservation of Affordable Housing $30,000
Primestor, Inc. $28,000
RCN Corp $8,000
Sage Hospitality Resources $8,000
Scottsdale Limited Partnership $10,000
Sedgwick Properties $119,000
Sedgwick Properties Development Corp $10,000
United Airlines $5,500
US Bank $128,000
Van Wagner Chicago, LLC $4,500
Victor Sign Corp $8,000
Visual Cast $6,000
Wells Street Companies $3,000
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