Webcast: What’s Next? The Legislative and Policy Landscape After the 2020 Election

December 2, 2020

Following the U.S. election of 2020, this webcast explores the agenda and policy goals of the Administration and Congress in 2021 that could impact the private sector.  The webcast discusses the upcoming Washington agenda, potential roadblocks, and how the process may play out. The webcast highlights who could lead cabinet-level agencies and powerful congressional committees next year.  With the potential for a new legislative and regulatory environment impacting companies, the webcast addresses questions including:

  • What legislation and regulations should we expect next year?
  • What could be barriers to the new agenda and what are the prospects for reforms?
  • Who will populate the cabinet and chair congressional committees?
  • How will the changing Washington landscape impact corporate America?

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Michael Bopp is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office. He spent more than a decade on Capitol Hill running congressional investigations in both the House and Senate and brings his extensive government and private-sector experience to help clients navigate through the most difficult crises, often involving investigations as well as public policy and media challenges.

Roscoe Jones is counsel in the Washington, D.C. office, and a member of the firm’s Public Policy, Congressional Investigations, and Crisis Management groups. Mr. Jones formerly served as Chief of Staff to U.S. Representative Abigail Spanberger, Legislative Director to U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein, and Senior Counsel to U.S. Senator Cory Booker, among other high-level roles on Capitol Hill.

Chantalle Carles Schropp is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office. As a member of the firm’s Litigation Department, her practice focuses on complex business and commercial litigation at both the trial and appellate levels as well as white collar criminal defense matters.


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