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Kasirer tops the list of New York lobbying firms in 2017

3/5/18 On Thursday, the Lobbying Bureau of the New York City Clerk’s Office released its annual report, revealing the top lobbying firms from the previous year. Consistency, service, and results have been the secret to our success. We are proud to be the only firm that has been ranked top of the list for nine years. Coverage from City & State New York is available here.

City and State

Kasirer edges Capalino as top NYC lobbying firm in 2017

“Kasirer has regained the title of top lobbyist in New York City, knocking Capalino off the throne… The 2017 numbers show that Kasirer may be reasserting itself as the city’s most in-demand [lobbying] firm.”

New York Daily News

City lobbyists collected record $95.6M in 2017 — with de Blasio pal losing spot as top-earner

“It was another banner year for city lobbyists…The No. 1 spot was claimed by Kasirer LLC, run by lobbyist Suri Kasirer.

Politico New York

City lobbying spending stagnated in 2017, as Capalino’s firm lost top-earning spot

“Last year also saw the city’s top lobbying firm, James F. Capalino & Associates, decrease its billings, while Kasirer LLC, headed by Suri Kasirer, became the city’s highest-earning lobbying firm, with $11.5 million in billings.”

New York Post

Lobbyists have stuffed their pockets under de Blasio

“Suri Kasirer’s firm, Kasirer LLC, led the way… Kasirer said she is a “very of big fan” of Speaker Corey Johnson and had campaigned for him to take over the speaker role.”

New York Post

Meet NYC’s new lobbying queen

“Topping the list is mega-lobbyist Suri Kasirer, a de Blasio pal for three decades…And she has strong ties to new City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, who just hired one of her firm’s vice presidents as his deputy chief of staff.”

New York Building Congress honors Suri Kasirer

“New York Building Congress honors Suri Kasirer at the 2017 Industry Recognition Gala” [left to right] Carlo Scissura (President of NY Building Congress), Marc Holliday (Chief Executive Officer of SL Green Realty Corp), Suri Kasirer (President of Kasirer LLC)11/16/17

NY1 Consultants Corner with Suri Kasirer July 31, 2017

“Discussion of Mayor de Blasio’s Response to Transit Union Advertising Campaign”NY1 Consultants Corner
7/31/17

Suri on NY1 Consultants Corner, June 19, 2017

“Consultants Analyze the Deadlock Over Mayoral Control of City Schools and More”NY1 Consultants Corner
6/19/17

Suri on NY1 Consultants Corner

“Consultants Grade the Mayor’s Choice to Fund Raise Out of State”NY1 Consultants Corner
3/7/17

Suri Kasirer - Coro - 30 Years of Visionary Leaders

“30 Years of Visionary Leaders”Coro New York Leadership
Center Awards Gala
5/18/15

Suri Kasirer - Arab American Experience Interview

“A Thousand and One Journeys:
The Arab Americans”
Documentary film (excerpt)
by Abe Kasbo
9/23/13