PEOPLE: Former Transportation secretary to join law firm -- but won't lobby Jeremy P. Jacobs, E&E reporter Published: Wednesday, January 22, 2014 Former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood is joining the law firm DLA Piper as a senior policy adviser. Please subscribe to Greenwire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.