McGuireWoods Consulting President L.F. Payne and Executive Vice President and Chairman-elect Mark Bowles were recently tapped to serve on Virginia Governor-elect Ralph Northam’s Transition Committee. Mark has also been named a co-chair of the Inaugural Committee.
McGuireWoods’ Board of Partners has elected Jonathan P. Harmon to succeed Richard Cullen as McGuireWoods’ chairman. In addition, the board appointed J. Tracy Walker IV to follow Thomas E. Cabaniss as the firm’s managing partner.
McGuireWoods Consulting senior vice president and law firm partner Mike Reynold was quoted in an Oct. 27 Wall Street Journal story about this year’s race for governor in Virginia.
Jim Hodges, a former South Carolina governor who heads McGuireWoods Consulting’s national multistate team and is a partner with the McGuireWoods law firm, appeared alongside Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe at a University of Chicago Institute of Politics forum.
McGuireWoods Romania announced today that three new consultants have joined its Bucharest office.
This week in NC politics, legislators continued to examine GenX as they move towards implementing short-term and long-term legislative solutions, while a new Commission under the Governor’s authority met to discuss the state’s public K-12 education system.
Looking ahead to the 2018 legislative session, two key dynamics will drive much of the activity. First, it will be Gov. Nathan Deal’s last session to move major policy issues forward as he finishes his second term in office.
WORD OF THE WEEK: RECONCILIATION - The Tax Policy Update team is back — hope everyone had a relaxing Thanksgiving break. Tax reform continues to be the hot topic in Washington this week, as the Senate gears up to debate its version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
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Chris Lloyd recently spoke about public private partnerships at the VASCUPP conference.
Chris Lloyd spoke at the Virginia Small Business Summit on how to maximize small business opportunities.
Chris Lloyd testified before the Georgia Senate Public-Private Partnership Study Committee
Chris Lloyd gave a presentation at the Special Joint General Laws Subcommittee Studying the Virginia Public Procurement Act on HB 2079.
Chris Lloyd gave a presentation at the Central Virginia Partnership for Economic Development meeting on An Insider's View on Site Selection.