For more than 30 years, Ronald L. Book, P.A. has led the government affairs industry in Florida, specializing in the state legislative and executive branch lobbying. We also provide local government affairs consulting services on a wide range of issues, including major mixed-use developments, procurement, zoning, permitting and much more. The firm’s business development and strategic planning service caters to a high-level clientele that is a who’s who of business in both well established and burgeoning industries.
Longtime fixtures in Florida politics, our firm provides executive and legislative government affairs services to a wide range of clients. Well known for our work in the appropriations process, the firm is responsible for literally, billions in grants, programs and earmarks to various projects and causes. An innovator in local government representations, our firm counts dozens of cities, counties and government entities as clients. If you have an issue, we have the expertise.
Be it sports and economic development, affordable housing, health care, transportation, growth management, telecommunications, or finance and taxation, and many more, our specialty is knowing your issue and charting a path for your success.
A bipartisan firm, we enjoy extensive bipartisan relationships throughout state government, allowing us to be effective in today’s political climate. Whether you are concerned about a bill pending before the Florida Legislature, have a regulatory matter with a state agency or require assistance navigating a grant program or complex budget formula, our consultants are well qualified to address your needs.
Furthermore, our professional skill is complemented by responsive, personal service and a performance-oriented approach. Operating full-time offices in South Florida and Tallahassee affords the firm’s professionals close proximity to clients, legislators and decision makers.Read More Read Less
Does your business operate in numerous jurisdictions? If so, then you know that it can be difficult to navigate a complex web of regulations, from municipalities to counties to special districts. Our firm can help cut through the red tape and assist you so that you can do what you do best – run your business.
Our experience ranges from major development projects, to land use and zoning to permitting, environmental regulation even to creating new regulatory frameworks or altering existing ones. Although based in South Florida, our relationships extend throughout the Florida – north to south and coast to coast.Read More Read Less
The firm also provides general business development, strategic planning and consulting services for many businesses, in both long-established and growing industries. Our founder, Ron Book, leads this practice area. Services are generally provided to a very high-level clientele. Mr. Book’s expertise in this area is well-established having served as counselor and confidante to numerous CEO’s and senior executives.
From crisis management, to network building, to business expansion, Mr. Book assists by drawing on his vast network of personal relationships, which include current and former elected officials at all levels, and in all branches of government, as well as business leaders, investors and entrepreneurs.Read More Read Less
We represent a diverse array of clients, on a wide-range of issues – from Fortune 500 companies and major corporations to hospitals and health care providers to universities, school districts and education-related entities to professional associations to cities and counties and not-for-profit groups.