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JST Welcomes Erica Elliott Richardson

Jochum Shore & Trossevin PC (JST) today announced that Erica Elliott Richardson has joined the firm as a Principal, specializing in global public policy, communications and strategic advisory services. “Clients are increasingly finding themselves on a global stage operating within a complex and ever-changing environment,” said Andrew Shore, one of JST’s founding partners. “Erica’s experience…
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Politico’s Playbook on JST’s New Principal Erica Elliott Richardson

PLAYBOOK SCOOP -- Erica Richardson -- formerly Erica Elliott -- is joining Jochum Shore & Trossevin as a principal, specializing in global public policy, communications and strategic advisory services. Erica -- an alum of Kevin McCarthy world -- emails: “Ranked as a top boutique firm by Bloomberg, JST is known for its results-driven legal and…
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Partner Andrew Shore Addresses TTIP Stakeholders Meeting

Andrew Shore addressed TTIP Stakeholders meeting in New York City on behalf of the Owners' Rights Initiative. The full comments can be found in a link below the following excerpt. "My name is Andrew Shore, I am an attorney in Washington, DC who runs a coalition called the Owners’ Rights Initiative. We are an organization…
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JST Helps to Pass ECPA Reform- Politco

HUGE HOUSE VOTE ENERGIZES ECPA REFORMERS - Tech and privacy groups across Washington are all smiles after the House unanimously passed the bipartisan email privacy bill that requires cops to obtain a warrant before demanding content from an email provider. They aren't the only ones; the bill is a big milestone for lawmakers who have…
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Bloomberg Names JST as Top 3 Q3 Lobbying Firm

Making the Top-Performing Lobbying/Law Firms list for second quarter in a row, Jochum Shore & Trossevin is proving to be a go-to firm for emerging issues and technology startups such as Lyft Inc. and Snapchat Inc. The firm also lobbied on banking and taxation issues for the National Cannabis Industry Association and on copyright/patent/trademark issues…
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JST Mentioned in Politco

ROCKY MOUNTAIN HIGH: With the media circus unpacking in Colorado for the big night, the National Cannabis Industry Association is hosting a tour and meet-and-greet at Terrapin Care Station, a retail cannabis dispensary. The group recently scaled up its lobbying, spending $112,500 last quarter and hiring Heather Podesta + Partners and Jochum Shore & Trossevin.…
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Bloomberg Names JST as a Top Ten Performing Lobbying/Law Firm

Published on September 24th, Bloomberg Government named Jochum, Shore, and Trossevin as the #7 top performing lobbying/law firm in their most recent statistical report entitled "Inside the Business of Influence."
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JST Featured in The Washington Business Journal

Marijuana industry association hires D.C. firms to step up lobbying efforts Jul 29, 2015, 1:32pm EDT Updated Jul 30, 2015, 4:00pm EDT Tina Reed, Staff Reporter The marijuana industry has some new lobbying help. The National Cannabis Industry Association just hired D.C.-based firms Jochum Shore & Trossevin PC and Heather Podesta + Partners to represent…
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JST Featured in The Wall Street Journal

By REID J. EPSTEIN The marijuana industry is growing up. The five-year-old National Cannabis Industry Association, the trade group for legal marijuana businesses, has hired a pair of Washington lobbying firms to push legislation to allow its members better access to banks, the group said. The NCIA is now working with Heather Podesta + Partners,…
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JST Featured in Politico

Net neutrality: A lobbying bonanza By: Tony Romm Whether you view net neutrality rules as a government takeover of the Internet or the only way to save the Web from corporate meddling, one thing is certain: The issue has been a boon to Washington lobbyists, lawyers and activists — and they’re poised to continue cashing…
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