Jul 9, 2020

Georgia Business Landscape: General Assembly Update and Working with State, Local Jurisdictions

McGuireWoods Consulting, McGuireWoods LLP, representatives from local Georgia jurisdictions, and special guest, Georgia State Representative Clay Pirkle, held a discussion on the following topics:

  • Georgia General Assembly actions and budget impacts
  • Public-private partnerships in the time of COVID-19
  • How to disseminate information to local jurisdictions
  • What these jurisdictions need most and how you can assist
  • Best practices (during COVID-19) to reach out for potential business assistance with these groups




  • State Representative Clay Pirkle, Georgia General Assembly
  • Kenneth Neighbors, Partner, McGuireWoods LLP
  • Beth Brown, Director of Strategy, Innovation & Board Relations, Association County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG)
  • Charlotte Davis, Senior Government Relations Associate, Georgia Municipal Association (GMA)
  • Kelli Bennett, Director of Communications, Georgia Municipal Association (GMA)


  • Katie Gregory, Assistant Vice President, McGuireWoods Consulting