William G. “Bill” Davis and Kai David Midboe Join the Firm in Baton Rouge
BATON ROUGE, LA (October 1, 2008) – McGlinchey Stafford PLLC announced today that two new attorneys have joined the firm’s Baton Rouge, Louisiana office. Adding depth to the firm’s business law team are William G. “Bill” Davis and Kai David Midboe. Davis and Midboe join the firm as of counsel and bring more than 60 years of combined experience handling environmental law, regulatory matters and government relations.
Davis has extensive experience handling environmental law, regulatory compliance, government contracts and insurance litigation. He has served the State of Louisiana as counsel to the Committee on Natural Resources of the House of Representatives and as Assistant Attorney General for Lands and Natural Resources. He earned his Juris Doctor in 1977 from Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center and his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Louisiana State University in 1974.
Midboe also has extensive experience concerning environmental law, energy law, government relations and regulatory affairs. He served the State of Louisiana as Secretary of the Department of Environmental Quality, Executive Assistant to the Governor for Federal and Environmental Affairs, Deputy Secretary of the Department of Natural Resources, and Assistant Attorney General for Land and Natural Resources. He served at the federal level as counsel to the United States House of Representatives Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Navigation and the Maritime and International Law Division of the United States Coast Guard. Midboe is a founding member of the Environmental Council of States (ECOS), an association of current and former Secretaries of the nation’s Departments of Environmental Quality. He received his LL.M. in Ocean Law from the University of Miami School of Law in 1973, his Juris Doctor from St. John’s University School of Law in 1969, and his Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from Bradley University in 1966.