"The Palestine Monetary Authority has inked a [12-month] $600k pact with DLA to strengthen its relationship with the US Government and American correspondent banks ... Partner Richard Newcomb, who has worked with front-line states and multilateral organizations such as the United Nations and European Union ... leads DLA Piper's four-member team on the PMA business." - Kevin McCauley, "Palestinians Bank on DLA Piper," in Odwyerpr.com, July 28, 2015. Here is the article.
The combo package of public relations and governmental affairs is a lucrative niche for law firms. Recently, Squire Patton Boggs signed a five-year contract with the Dominican Republic to do governmental relations.