NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP (www.dhclegal.com), a leading law and government relations firm, is pleased to announce that Brian W. Simon has joined the firm’s Government Relations Group. Mr. Simon will be based in the firm’s New York City office, where he will focus on a full-range of government relation issues. He previously served in Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s administration, with an appointment as Director of Government & Community Relations at the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey.
Mr. Simon served as a senior staff member in the United States Congress, before being appointed to serve in Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s administration. He has experience managing transportation planners and policy experts that are responsible for monitoring the policies of the Obama Administration, the United States Congress, among other entities.
“We are pleased to welcome Brian to our Government Relations Practice,” said Jeffrey Citron, Davidoff Hutcher & Citron’s Co-Managing Partner. “His strong experience will enhance our current capabilities as a Government Relations firm.”
Davidoff Hutcher & Citron’s Government Relations Practice Group works across city, state, and federal levels of government. As a full-service government relations firm, the group has experience in lobbying the legislative and executive branches of government, in addition to an all-encompassing Administrative Law practice. The government relations group is one of the largest practices in Albany and New York City, working closely with local and state legislative leaders, along with city and state agencies, boards, and commissions. Additionally, the Washington D.C. office allows interaction with federal executive departments and both houses of the United States Congress.
“Davidoff Hutcher & Citron’s reputation as one of the leading Government Relations firms prompted me to join the firm,” stated Mr. Simon. “I look forward to working with this group to deliver great results for clients.”
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Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP www.dhclegal.com, which has over 50 attorneys in offices in New York City, Albany, Washington D.C., and Garden City, Long Island, provides legal and government relations services for a varied clientele that include Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, prominent real estate organizations, developers, leading health and educational institutions, associations and services organizations, as well as other industries throughout the greater metropolitan area.