CLIENT FOCUS: St. Francis College Receives $1.5M in FY23

June 30, 2023 – Jonathan McCollum and Jake Roach of the Federal Lobbying group recently secured $1.5 million dollars in FY23 Appropriations funding for our client St. Francis College (SFC). SFC is a four-year, not-for-profit, Hispanic Serving, private institute of higher education located in Downtown Brooklyn. For over 160 years, SFC has offered students from […]

CLIENT FOCUS: Hochul Announces $90.5M Funding

June 6, 2023 – DHC client, Storm King Art Center — a 500-acre outdoor museum located in New York’s Hudson Valley celebrated their Groundbreaking ceremony with NYS Governor Kathy Hochul. While there, the Governor announced a $90.5M investment in funding for large-scale capital projects at 19 arts and cultural organizations across New York State through […]

Capetanakis on School Use of Classical Greek Education

March 28, 2023 – Charles Capetanakis, Partner in the Government Relations practice appeared in the New York Post’s “The NYC Charter School Using Greek to Win Big” article. The article centered on the Hellenic Classical Charter School in Brooklyn’s Park Slope neighborhood, a K-8 charter school serving 750 students at two campuses — one in […]

CLIENT FOCUS: Hope Program – NYS Albany Lobby Day

January 24, 2023 – On January 23 and 24, Charles Capetanakis Partner and Melissa Chapman Associate Director of Government Relations conducted a number of lobby meetings in Albany with our client, The HOPE Program. HOPE empowers New Yorkers to build sustainable futures through comprehensive training, jobs, advancement and lifelong career support.         […]

CLIENT FOCUS: Cosmos Health Gets 32.5M In Public Offering

December 30, 2022 – Elliot Lutzker, Partner and Chair of the Corporate & Securities law practice along with Partner, Charles Capetanakis, Corporate Counsel announced that client, Cosmos Health Inc. (Nasdaq: COSM), a global healthcare group completed a public offering for the sale of $32.5 Million of the Company’s common stock and warrants at $11.50 per unit. […]

Wright & Capetanakis Travel to Liberia for U.S. Companies

November 9, 2022 – Keith Wright, Director of Strategic Planning and Charles Capetanakis, Partner, both of the Government Relations practice recently returned from Africa where they represented U.S. companies on a solar energy investment project in the country of Liberia. The project has the potential to bring nearly one million roof-to-socket solar systems to Liberia, […]

Malito & Albany Team One of the Top 60 NYS Lobbying Firms

August 22, 2022 – Steve Malito, Partner and Chair of the Government Relations group’s NYS team and the Cannabis Law practice, along with members of the Government Relations team were recognized again this year by City & State Magazine for their Top 60 New York State Lobbyists 2022 list. Joining Steve and the team in Albany, […]

McKissack CEO Given Crain’s Diversity & Inclusion Award

June 16, 2022 – Keith L.T. Wright, Director of Strategic Planning, and Charles Capetanakis, Partner in our Government Relations practice joined in honoring their client Cheryl McKissack Daniel, the 2022 recipient of the Crain’s New York Business Award for Lifetime Achievement in Diversity & Inclusion. Cheryl McKissack Daniel is the President & CEO of McKissack […]

Capetanakis Speaks at Annual Real Estate Conference

March 28, 2022 – Charles Capetanakis, Partner in our Real Estate law practice was invited to serve on a panel at the Annual Multifamily Conference: “State of the NY Market 2022” conference, Wednesday, March 30, 2022 from 6PM-9PM at the William Vale Hotel’s Franklin Room (located at 111 N. 12th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249). Event […]

Capetanakis on 1031 Exchange & NYC Real Estate

February 22, 2022 – Charles Capetanakis an attorney, CPA and registered lobbyist practicing in our Real Estate, Commercial Litigation, Government Relations and Trusts & Estates law practices will be serving as a panelist at B6 Advisors virtual real estate event and webinar on March 1, 2022 at 3PM. Speaking alongside other veteran real estate professionals […]