Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney netted an estimated $350,000 in lobbying fees last quarter.
New compensation reports show the team of Keith Arnold, Brett Bacot, Marnie George, Michael Harrell, Jim Magill and Kimberly McGlynn advocated on behalf of more than 40 clients, reeling in $245,000 in pay lobbying the Legislature and another $125,000 lobbying the Governor and Cabinet.
Lobbying firms report their quarterly earnings from each client in ranges covering $10,000 increments. The estimated totals reflect the middle number of the per-client ranges.
Firms also disclose broad ranges for their overall earnings in each branch. Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney reported earning between $100,000 and $250,000 in legislative lobbying fees and between $50,000 and $100,000 in executive lobbying fees.
Using the per-client ranges, the firm earned no less than $150,000 for the quarter and could have earned as much as $350,000.
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney represents clients from a broad array of industries — statewide associations, health care businesses, tech companies, municipal governments, insurance interests and the tourism sector all get at least a cameo.
However, the firm’s top legislative clients for the quarter were the Florida League of Cities and the Palm Beach County Tax Collector,