By Foreign Lobby –
Add Saudi Arabia to the growing number of foreign clients represented by former House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-Calif.).
Royce, a policy director with Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, will help “facilitate meetings with federal government officials either via phone or email” on behalf of the Saudi Embassy in Washington, according to a new registration under the Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA).
Royce is also registered to lobby for the governments of Egypt and South Korea, the Liberia Maritime Authority and the Liberian International Ship & Corporate Registry, Congolese politician Moise Katumbi and Chinese tech company Tencent, owner of the WeChat messaging app. Brownstein has represented the Saudi Embassy since 2016.
The current rate is $125,000 per month.