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JDR serves as the local lobbyist for Harrah's Casino New Orleans, and was an integral part of Harrah’s gaining approval to build a new 340-room hotel tower with restaurants and entertainment space, which is expected to create 600 construction jobs and 500 subsequent permanent positions.
JDR serves as general counsel for the Finance Authority of New Orleans, which partnered with the City of New Orleans and Louisiana Housing Corporation through a Cooperative Endeavor Agreement to launch the FANO's PILOT (payment in lieu of taxes) program to provide more affordable housing in the City of New Orleans, LA.
Our Principal, Jade Brown-Russell, was selected by the Governor of Louisiana to serve on the 18-member Resilient Louisiana Commission charged with examining Louisiana's economy amid the COVID-19 pandemic and making recommendations for more resilient business-related activities and commerce in the aftermath of COVID-19.
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"When I really need a good collaborative partner in my corner, JDR is there. Their ability to work together to get the results for our mutual clients is nothing short of exemplary."