Jim Christian, a partner at Patton Boggs, was quoted in The Hill on July 22, 2008 talking about the success of the firm's lobbying efforts during the first half of the year. The newspaper ranked Patton Boggs at the top of its list of lobby generators. Mr. Christian also provided insight about emerging trends in the industry, telling The Hill that there is there is no time to waste in readying for the next president.
“You can’t wait until next year,” Mr. Christian said. “People like to plan ahead and polish their crystal balls.”