Arthur Silverman is an Investor/Partner in the Company and Senior Managing Partner and General Counsel at The Dutko Group Companies (DGC) dutkogroup.com since 1993, is a prominent and experienced federal lobbyist in Washington D.C. Prior to working for DGC, Mr. Silverman was a partner with the Boston law firm of Sullivan and Worcester, and the Washington law firm of Dow, Lohnes and Albertson. Mr. Silverman has a Bachelor of Science from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and a Doctorate of Law from Cornell Law School. He has been involved in many major tax and appropriations bills as well as several critical legislative initiatives on environmental, defense, trade, education and technology issues.
The Dutko Group Companies (DGC) is a comprehensive public policy firm based in Washington, D.C. Fortune Magazine has ranked DGC among the top ten lobbying firms in Washington DC for the past several years. The Dutko Group Companies is comprised of four firms that specialize in federal legislative initiatives, building state based partnerships, public affairs and communications management and public opinion research. Members of the DGC staff have worked for Members of Congress, the White House, Governors, national political parties and federal agencies on both sides of the political aisle. It is through their company design that they are able to advocate their clients' needs in Washington D.C. and across the country in a comprehensive manner tailored to each individual client and their issues. The personal relationships of the DGC staff to Members of Congress, White House staffers, Cabinet Secretaries and Governors are based on trust and respect. It is because of their long-term prominence as a top lobbying firm in Washington, D.C. that they are able to provide sound strategy, strong advocacy, high success rates and comprehensive representation for their clients.