Dickinson & Avella, PLLC
Law Firm & Government Affairs Consulting

Dickinson & Avella, PLLC

Law Firm


Government Affairs Consulting

Advising clients and implementing winning strategies

Dickinson & Avella, PLLC is a law firm and a full service government affairs consulting firm concentrating on the State Capitol in Albany and various localities around the State. The firm offers legal services and consulting and comprehensive strategic governmental relations services to an extensive list of clients.    Our team collaborates with each client to identify priorities and to craft and implement a strategy designed to best position the client to successfully attain its goals. 




111 Washington Ave, Ste. 606 Albany, NY 12210

EMAIL Contact
 (518) 434-5856


Dickinson & Avella is a leading government relations firm which represents clients, from a broad cross section of industries, concerning legislative, regulatory and administrative matters before the state legislature, executive branch including the office of the state attorney general and state comptroller, and local governments throughout New York State.

Economic Development

Dickinson & Avella has worked with fortune 100 companies, not-for-profits, start-ups and businesses of all sizes and in all stages of development to help craft and implement economic development and growth plans resulting in many hundreds of millions of dollars in New York State investment. Working with the Regional Economic Development Councils, Legislative Members and Leadership and the Executive we have successfully advocated for our clients to maximize state investment in their growth.


Dickinson & Avella has extensive experience in marijuana/cannabis law and policy. From the creation of the Medical Marijuana program through its evolution to its current form, Dickinson & Avella has advised industry leading international firms, not for profits and advocacy groups on how to achieve results by successfully navigating NY’s regulatory, statutory and political process.

Health Care

New York's Health Care system is heavily regulated by an intricate set of laws and regulations. Dickinson & Avella works with pharmaceutical companies, healthcare facilities, and medical associations to help them navigate this vast complex of statutory and regulatory oversight.


Dickinson & Avella has the expertise to provide legal & strategic consulting services designed to assist your business or association in achieving it's goals in the private sector or dealing with various levels of public sector.


Dickinson & Avella has extensive experience in the representation of industries from all facets of the racing & gaming industry. We have worked with  casinos, racinos, OTB's, jockeys and lottery vendors before the Executive, the state legislature and the NYS Gaming Commission.  


Dickinson & Avella provides legal and governmental relations services helping business navigate the state's complex liquor laws.  Whether your business is a restaurant, bar, retailer,  wholesaler or supplier we can assist you in navigating New York State laws and regulations, including the licensing application  and amendment process.


Dickinson & Avella assists tech start-ups and fortune 100 tech companies on numerous levels of New York State government.  From insurance issues to labor issue to New York's contract process, we have implemented strategies for our clients to successfully navigate the Department of Financial Services, the Department of Labor, the Office of the State Comptroller as well as the Legislature and the Executive.



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