is a full service law firm and lobbyist headquartered in Washington, D.C. It has more than 600 lawyers and professionals in nine locations in the United States and the Middle East. Patton Boggs specializes in , , , , international
and trade law
with over 200 international clients from over 70 countries.In addition to the firm's Washington, D.C.
headquarters, it maintains offices in New York City
, Northern Virginia
, Doha, Qatar
and Abu Dhabi
The firm was founded in 1962 by James R. Patton, Jr. and joined soon after by George Blow and then Thomas Hale Boggs, Jr.
It has "participated in the formation of every major multilateral trade agreement considered by Congress." Boggs joined the firm in 1966 after serving as an economist for the Joint Executive Committee and in the executive office of President Lyndon B. Johnson
Members of the firm have included: Timothy May, the former general counsel to the United States Post Office Department ; Ron Brown, who served as chairman of the Democratic National Committee
and became Commerce Secretary in the first Clinton Administration; former Transportation Secretary Rodney Slater
; former Sen. John Breaux
, D-La.; Stuart Pape, who held senior positions at the Food and Drug Administration; and Benjamin Ginsberg
, the Republican strategist behind the 2000 presidential... Read More