Running a business in today’s ever-changing landscape can feel like navigating a minefield – one misstep is an existential threat. Companies and professionals face a plethora of government regulation and aggressive enforcement from federal, state, local, and other administrative bodies. To make matters worse, the mere mention of wrongdoing can cause lasting damage in the current media and political climate.

Clients rely on Hawkins Parnell & Young to vigorously represent their interests when they are in the crosshairs of regulators and administrative agencies. We are well-versed in the intricacies of regulatory and administrative law. With former government lawyers and general counsels, our integrated team is composed of attorneys with a broad range of subject-matter expertise and have been in the trenches of the most scrutinized industries. Our attorneys have experience in a wide range of areas, including health care, labor, occupational safety, environmental, insurance, financial, tax, securities, and education.

Whether advising in an investigation, litigating against the government, or handling an administrative proceeding, we provide a robust defense to vindicate our clients. Our team helps businesses and professionals remain vigilant to avoid costly litigation and minimize negative media coverage and public opinion. We have also been on the forefront of advancing public policy and favorable law for our clients through advocacy and litigation. Our attorneys have served as legislative consultants, assisting in drafting legislation and testifying before government committees.