Ms. Hughes is an Of Counsel and the Chief Operating Officer of the firm, and member... more
Ms. Hughes is an Of Counsel and the Chief Operating Officer of the firm, and member of the firms Administrative, Gaming Government Affairs Department. The focus of Ms. Hughes practice is government affairs, regulatory law, entitlement processing on local, county, state and federal levels, and lobbying for clients. Ms. Hughes representative clients include LS Power and Unger Development. Ms... view profile
Government attorneys focus on a particular area of government regulation. These lawyers are often called “regulatory lawyers” and can work for the government itself or work in the private sector helping people interact with the government. Some government law attorneys are also known as “public interest lawyers.” Public interest lawyers tend to focus on those areas where a large group of individuals is affected by government regulation–for example, environmental laws or anti-discrimination laws.