Robert W Baird and Company Inc

Registered Principal Details

Business Or Interest:
Investment banking.

Lobbying Interests:
Economic development, financial institutions, and securities

CEO Name:
Paul E. Percell
Compliance Officer

Contact
JFW
James F. Wawrzyniakowski
777 E Wisconsin Ave, 18th Flr
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 298-7829
(414) 298-1745
JWawrzyniakowski@rwbaird.com

Authorized Lobbyists

Lobbyist Name Exclusive Duties Authorized On Withdrawn On
William Broydrick Exclusive Duties N/A Authorized On 1/3/2005 Withdrawn On N/A
Michelle Mettner Exclusive Duties N/A Authorized On 1/3/2005 Withdrawn On N/A
Gregory Hubbard Exclusive Duties N/A Authorized On 1/10/2005 Withdrawn On N/A

Lobbying Interests

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Assembly Bill 31
Assembly Bill 31
relating to: allowing an individual income tax deduction for certain amounts contributed to any section 529 college tuition program.

Bill Text and History

For
Notification Date
2/25/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Assembly Bill 1175
Assembly Bill 1175
relating to: use of the proceeds from the sale of real property located in the city of Milwaukee and used for school purposes.

Bill Text and History

For
Notification Date
4/13/2006
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Assembly Joint Resolution 77
Assembly Joint Resolution 77
relating to: creating a revenue limit for the state and local governmental units, depositing excess revenue into an emergency reserve, returning excess revenue to taxpayers, elector approval for exceeding the revenue limit, state and local governmental app...

Bill Text and History

None
Notification Date
3/24/2006
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Senate Bill 83
Senate Bill 83
relating to: technical changes to the tax incremental financing law.

Bill Text and History

2005 Wisconsin Act 6

For
Notification Date
2/25/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Senate Bill 293
Senate Bill 293
relating to: allowing an individual income tax deduction for certain amounts contributed to any section 529 college tuition program.

Bill Text and History

For
Notification Date
9/13/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Senate Bill 685
Senate Bill 685
use of the proceeds from the sale of real property located in the city of Milwaukee and used for school purposes. (FE)

Bill Text and History

For
Notification Date
4/13/2006
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Senate Resolution 63
Senate Resolution 63
creating a revenue limit for the state and local governmental units, depositing excess revenue into an emergency reserve, returning excess revenue to taxpayers, elector approval for exceeding the revenue limit, state and local governmental approval for red...

Bill Text and History

Against
Notification Date
2/20/2006
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
None
Notification Date
2/20/2006
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

529 college tuition programs
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
529 college tuition programs

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative Matter and Rule

Notification Date
1/9/2007
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

property tax controls
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
property tax controls

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative Matter and Rule

Notification Date
1/9/2007
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

tax incremental financing
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
tax incremental financing

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative Matter and Rule

Notification Date
1/9/2007
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

the investment of funds held in trust to provide post-employment benefits.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
the investment of funds held in trust to provide post-employment benefits.

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative Matter and Rule

Notification Date
1/9/2007
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

the investment of funds held in trust to provide post-employment benefits.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
the investment of funds held in trust to provide post-employment benefits.

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
7/10/2006
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

LRB 4649/1 relating to the use of the proceeds from the sale of real property located in the city of Milwaukee and used for school purposes
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
LRB 4649/1 relating to the use of the proceeds from the sale of real property located in the city of Milwaukee and used for school purposes

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
3/28/2006
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

constitutional amendment to control government spending
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
constitutional amendment to control government spending

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
2/8/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

legislation related to property tax controls
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
legislation related to property tax controls

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
2/8/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

legislation related to tax incremental financing
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
legislation related to tax incremental financing

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
2/8/2005
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

Total Lobbying Effort

  2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
Total Lobbying Expenditures 2005
January - June
$21,224.98
2005
July - December
$21,076.22
2006
January - June
$21,329.28
2006
July - December
$21,069.96
Total $84,700.44
Total Hours Communicating 2005
January - June
25.25
2005
July - December
18.25
2006
January - June
45.25
2006
July - December
17.00
Total 105.75
Total Hours Other 2005
January - June
61.00
2005
July - December
27.75
2006
January - June
50.75
2006
July - December
26.00
Total 165.50

Percent Allocation of Lobbying Effort

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

relating to: allowing an individual income tax deduction for certain amounts contributed to any section 529 college tuition program.
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
20 %
2005
July - December
60 %
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 17 %
relating to: technical changes to the tax incremental financing law.
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
20 %
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 6 %
relating to: allowing an individual income tax deduction for certain amounts contributed to any section 529 college tuition program.
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
20 %
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 3 %
creating a revenue limit for the state and local governmental units, depositing excess revenue into an emergency reserve, returning excess revenue to taxpayers, elector approval for exceeding the revenue limit, state and local governmental approval for reducing the revenue limit, allowing local governmental units to raise revenue to compensate for reductions in state aid, requiring the state to reduce its revenue limit in conjunction with reduction in state aid, reimbursing the reasonable costs of imposing state mandates, standing to bring a suit to enforce the revenue limits, and requiring the approval of only one legislature to amend the revenue limit provisions (first consideration).
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
20 %
2006
July - December
Total 7 %
relating to: use of the proceeds from the sale of real property located in the city of Milwaukee and used for school purposes.
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
60 %
2006
July - December
Total 21 %

Budget Bill Subjects

No budget bill subjects found.

Administrative Rulemaking Proceedings

No administrative rulemaking proceedings found.

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
20 %
2005
July - December
10 %
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 8 %
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
20 %
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 6 %
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
20 %
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total 6 %
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
50 %
Total 8 %

Minor Efforts

(Time spent on matters each of which accounted for less than 10% of the organization's lobbying.)

Minor Efforts
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
10 %
2006
July - December
Total 4 %

Other Matters

Includes time spent on:

  • Gubernatorial nominations
  • Matters on which the organization made no lobbying communication

Other Matters
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
2006
January - June
2006
July - December
Total
2005
January - June
2005
July - December
10 %
2006
January - June
10 %
2006
July - December
50 %
Total 13 %

Filed Statements of Lobbying Activity and Expenditures