Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher is a global law firm, founded in Los Angeles in 1890. The firm is one of the most prestigious and selective in the nation, and ranks among the most successful firms globally. Gibson Dunn has nearly 1000 attorneys and over 2000 staff located in 15 offices around the world, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Gibson Dunn clients include some of the world's largest multinational corporations in all major industries, leading government entities, commercial and investment banks, start-up ventures, emerging growth businesses, partnerships and individuals. The Chambers Guide names more than 100 Gibson Dunn attorneys among the leading lawyers in their respective fields, and American Lawyer recognized Gibson Dunn as the "Top Litigation Department" of the year for 2010.

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Campaign Finance

Information

Figures are based on itemized contributions reported to the Federal Election Commission and state agencies. Please note that:

  • contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
  • only contributions from individuals and organizations to candidates are included. Various accounting measures and more exotic contribution types are excluded.
  • contributions are matched based on organization and recipient name reported within each election cycle. Contributions using an incorrect or non-standard version of the name may be missed.
  • corporate name changes and mergers may cause figures to differ from those of the Center for Responsive Politics.
  • organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.

For more information, please see our campaign finance methodology page. Lobbyist bundling data is described on our lobbyist bundling methodology page.

Latest FEC Data

covers through committee's December 31, 2012 filing.
  • Summary

    overview of the committee's finances
    Total Raised:
    $131,065
    Total Spent:
    $132,689
    Cash on Hand:
    $59,845
    Debts:
    $0

Standardized Donation Information

covers roughly through Q4 2013. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
  • Top Recipients

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    Includes contributions from the organization’s employees, their family members, and its political action committee.
  • Republicans vs. Democrats

    in dollars. "Other" includes 3rd parties and organizations without official party affiliation.
  • State vs. Federal

    in dollars
  • Top PAC Recipients

    PAC Color Block
    Organization's PAC(s)
    Employee Color Block
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    Includes contributions from the organization’s employees, their family members, and its political action committee.
View all campaign finance data for Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher Sources: OpenSecrets.org FollowTheMoney.org

Lobbying

$1,961,000 Income
Information

Figures are based on lobbying activity reported to the Senate Office of Public Records. Reported dollar amounts are required to be accurate only to the nearest $20,000. For organizations whose primary business is lobbying, we display total income and top clients. For organizations that are not primarily lobbying firms, we display total amount spent on lobbying and top lobbying firms hired.

For more information, please see our lobbying methodology page.

covers roughly through Q4, 2013

Lobbying Carried Out by Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher

  • Names of Lobbyists
  • Client Amount
    ABF Freight Systems $625,000
    GE Capital $496,000
    Business Roundtable $270,000
    US Chamber of Commerce $250,000
    University of Maine $80,000
    Fairfax Financial Holdings $80,000
    LightSquared Inc $80,000
    Maine General Health $60,000
    Corriente Advisors $20,000
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
    • Banking,
    • Finance,
    • Energy & Nuclear Power,
    • Labor, Antitrust & Workplace,
    • Taxes,
    • Retirement,
    • Health Issues,
    • Insurance,
    • Telecommunications,
    • Transportation
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
    Bill No. Title
    H.R.2682 Business Risk Mitigation and Price Stabilization Act of 2012
    H.R.2779 To exempt inter-affiliate swaps from certain regulatory requirements put in place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
    S.3480 A bill to provide end user exemptions from certain provisions of the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
    H.R.1969 To provide for private-sector solutions to certain pension funding challenges, and for other purposes.
    H.R.1610 Business Risk Mitigation and Price Stabilization Act of 2011
    H.R.1573 To facilitate implementation of title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, promote regulatory coordination, and avoid market disruption.
    H.R.3527 Protecting Main Street End-Users From Excessive Regulation
  • Recent Lobbying Contracts
    Date Client Summary
    July 16, 2014 Farmers Group, Inc. (formerly Matt Gannon) Terrorism Risk Insurance Act reauthorization View registration
    July 16, 2014 Farmers Group, Inc. (formerly Matt Gannon) Terrorism Risk Insurance Act reauthorization View registration
View all lobbying data for Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher Sources: Lobbyist Registration Tracker OpenSecrets.org

Regulations

Mentioned in 5 dockets; Submitted to 3 dockets
Information

All data is based on documents downloaded from Regulations.gov. The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.

Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.

Not all agencies submit public comments to Regulations.gov. For a list of participating and non-participating agencies see here. Agencies that do submit to Regulations.gov have varying levels of accuracy and completeness.

Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.