Sullivan & Cromwell
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP is an international law firm headquartered in New York. The firm has approximately 800 lawyers in 12 offices, located in financial centers in the United States, Asia, Australia and Europe. Sullivan & Cromwell was founded by Algernon Sydney Sullivan and William Nelson Cromwell in 1879. The firm consistently ranks as one of the most prestigious law firms in the world. As of 2006, it was the 15th largest law firm in the world.
Campaign Finance$6,004,769 Given
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.
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Republicans vs. Democratsin dollars. "Other" includes 3rd parties and organizations without official party affiliation.
State vs. Federalin dollars
Top PAC Recipients
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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.
Lobbying Carried Out by Sullivan & Cromwell
Names of Lobbyists
Client Amount Clearing House Payments Co $1,755,000 General Electric $480,000 Securities Industry Assn $400,000 IntercontinentalExchange Inc $380,000 Energy Coalition $340,000 Popular Inc $250,000 Private Equity Council $250,000 Barclays $220,000 Goldman Sachs $180,000 John Crane Inc $180,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Government Issues,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Firearms, Guns & Ammunition,
- Foreign Relations
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.4173 Wall Street Transparency and Accountability Act of 2010 H.R.698 Industrial Bank Holding Company Act of 2007 H.R.3126 Consumer Financial Protection Agency Act of 2009 S.2099 A bill to amend the Federal Deposit Insurance Act with respect to information provided to the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection. S.2856 Financial Services Regulatory Relief Act of 2006 H.R.4014 To amend the Federal Deposit Insurance Act with respect to information provided to the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection. S.344 Hedge Fund Transparency Act S.852 FAIR Act of 2005 S.2101 Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Human Rights Act of 2012
RegulationsMentioned in 101 dockets; Submitted to 4 dockets
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.
The tables show occurrences of "Sullivan & Cromwell" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 1 FAR 2007 Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Rules 2007
- Toggle 1 DOT British Airways, PLC - Acquisition of a Significant Equity Interest in USAIR 2006
- Toggle 1 DOT American Airlines, Inc., et al - Joint Application 2006
- Toggle 1 OCC Margin and Capital Requirements for Covered Swap Entities 2011
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 269 DOT American Airlines, Inc. and British Airways PLC - Approval of/and Antitrust Immunity For Alliance Agreement 1997
- Toggle 49 DOT American Airlines, Inc. and British Airways PLC - Antitrust Immunity Agreement 2001
- Toggle 42 DOT American Airlines, Inc. and British Airways Plc - Exemption/Blanket Codesharing/Statements of Authorizations 2001
- Toggle 42 DOT U.S. - U.K. Alliance Case 2001
- Toggle 33 DOT American Airlines, Inc., et al - Joint Application 2006
- Toggle 27 DOT American Airlines, Inc. - Exemption - United States - United Kingdom and Beyond 1997
- Toggle 27 DOT British Airways PLC - Amended Foreign Air Carrier Permit - United Kingdom-United States and Beyond 1997
- Toggle 27 DOT British Airways PLC - Exemption - United Kingdom-United States and Beyond 1997
- Toggle 27 DOT American Airlines, Inc. - Certificate - United States - United Kingdom and Beyond 1997
- Toggle 23 DOT British Airways, PLC - Acquisition of a Significant Equity Interest in USAIR 2006
Advisory Committees5 people on 5 committees
Data is based on disclosures required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). Matches are based on the occurrence of the company name in the committee member affiliation. Variations in company names may cause some matches to be missed.
The table shows only the top 10 agencies. To search and download raw records from the complete dataset see the FACA data section.
Table shows employees of "Sullivan & Cromwell" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Department of State 2 people on 1 committee
- Toggle Antitrust Modernization Commission 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Commodity Futures Trading Commission 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of the Treasury 1 person on 1 committee