State Government Relations

State Government Relations

Cornerstone has one of the largest state government relations footprints in our industry, with over 30 senior professionals in 10 offices across eight states.

Our offices are located in Annapolis, Maryland; Atlanta, Georgia; Austin, Texas; Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Chicago, Illinois; Des Moines, Iowa; Houston, Texas; Jackson, Mississippi; Richmond, Virginia; and Springfield, Illinois. Utilizing the same philosophy and approach across all of our offices, we provide clients a broad and diverse range of government relations and lobbying services that are based on our professionals’ significant experience, broad expertise, and solid working relationships throughout those state and local governments.

Our Services

  • Legislative, executive and regulatory lobbying
  • Bill/rule drafting
  • Intelligence gathering and issue monitoring
  • Marketing and procurement
  • Policy analysis and message development
  • Political counsel
  • State appropriations and budgets
  • Structured finance planning
  • Relationship building and management