In its annual Top Lobbyists list published on October 31, 2012, The Hill
recognized Venable partner Tom Quinn
as one of DC's top "Hired Guns" in 2012. The list includes Washington's best lobbyists, and highlights two distinct advocacy roles: those who are guns for hire on K street, and those who lead grassroots groups.
highlighted Quinn's experience, saying "Quinn is active on the fundraising circuit and fluent in finance, having served as counsel to the comptroller of the currency at the Treasury Department."