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Larry J. Overton & Associates was established in 1985 as a state government consulting firm. Over two decades, the firm has evolved into a well-respected consulting/lobbying business with an emphasis on health care. Because of individualized client attention, Larry J. Overton & Associates has maintained relations with some clients for 20+ years.
The firm is a full-service state government relations company representing an array of clients before state agencies, the Governor's office, the Cabinet and the Florida Legislature. Examples of work include passing legislation, obtaining appropriations, providing state regulatory advice and contract procurement. Through long-lasting relationships with agency heads and legislative leadership, Larry J. Overton & Associates offers clients unparalleled access to top decision-makers in state government.
Capitol Solutions Inc.
Capitol Solutions owner Patrick Bell has lobbied the Florida Legislature on issues such as claim bills, health care, criminal justice, education, cultural affairs, local governments and appropriation issues for more than 20 years. He has worked on and ensured the passage of many pieces of legislation for his clients and has been very successful in getting appropriation issues funded. Accomplishments include securing more than $15 million in appropriations to fund numerous water, school and healthcare projects in fiscally constrained counties.
Prior to becoming the owner of Capitol Solutions, Patrick lobbied for the firm of Lamonica, Trammell, and Bell for 10 years. He is a graduate of Florida State University with a B.S. in Political Science.