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September 04, 2018

MWCAdvocacy Continues Growth

McGuireWoods Consulting’s in-house advocacy and mobilization team, MWCAdvocacy, continues to grow, strategically expanding its depth of experience. This summer, three new hires were made to address specific client needs.

September 04, 2018

Virginia Governor, Speaker Appoint Chris Nolen to Administrative Posts

Chris Nolen, a senior vice president in McGuireWoods Consulting’s state government relations practice, recently received administration appointments by Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and Virginia House of Delegates Speaker Kirk Cox.

August 31, 2018

Chris Lloyd Assists in One of Virginia’s Biggest Economic Development Deals

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced on Aug. 29 that Micron Technology plans to expand its Manassas plant, spending $3 billion and adding 1,100 high-paying jobs by 2030.

August 31, 2018

WBJ Quotes Chris Lloyd on Retirement of Fairfax County Economic Development Authority President

Chris Lloyd, senior vice president and director of McGuireWoods Consulting’s infrastructure and economic development team, was quoted in an Aug. 28 Washington Business Journal article on the transformation of Fairfax County from a Washington, D.C., suburb, to a national economic powerhouse under the leadership of Gerald Gordon.  

August 27, 2018

Frank Donatelli Interviewed on the Passing of Senator John McCain

Frank Donatelli, executive vice president and director of McGuireWoods Consulting's federal public affairs team, was interviewed on Aug. 25 by Fox News’ Jon Scott and on Aug. 26 by MSNBC’s  Alex Witt on the passing of Sen. John McCain.
August 16, 2018

Lai King Lam Examines Potential Retirement Provisions in Tax Reform 2.0

In her Aug. 13 Law360 article, Lai King Lam, vice president in McGuireWoods Consulting’s federal public affairs practice, assessed the prospects of passage for Tax Reform 2.0, a follow-up to the GOP’s 2017 tax law.

August 09, 2018

Satterlund Examines Changing Policies on Sidewalk Mobility for Law360

In an Aug. 7 Law360 article, Michele Satterlund examined steps state and local governments are taking to open the use of sidewalks to new technologies such as delivery robots and stand-up scooters.

August 09, 2018

Greg Walden Comments on Potential Regulation of Commercial Drones

McGuireWoods Consulting senior advisor Greg Walden, aviation counsel to the Small UAV Coalition and a former FAA chief counsel, commented in an Aug. 9 Aviation Week Network article on the potential effect of a proposed amendment to the Senate’s Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization bill.  
August 08, 2018

Lai King Lam Discusses Jobs Act 3.0 and Dodd-Frank Repeal Push

The passage of the JOBS and Investor Confidence Act (Jobs Act 3.0) in the U.S. House of Representatives on July 17 may mark the end of the GOP’s efforts to repeal Dodd-Frank.

July 16, 2018

Former Virginia House Speaker Bill Howell Joins McGuireWoods Consulting as Senior Advisor

Will Help Clients Achieve Business Goals in Statehouses Nationwide

July 06, 2018

Politico Quotes Michael Drobac on Drone Industry Rules

Michael Drobac, a senior advisor in McGuireWoods Consulting’s Washington, D.C., office and head of its emerging technologies team, was quoted in a July 6 Politico Pro Transportation story on how the commercial drone industry is affected by a stalemate over new rules governing model aircraft.

June 18, 2018

Michele Satterlund Authors Overview of States’ Actions on Ocular Telehealth

Michele Satterlund, McGuireWoods partner and senior vice president at McGuireWoods Consulting, recently wrote a comprehensive overview of legislative battles waged in state capitals across the nation over efforts to ban or restrict ocular telehealth — eye care services via telecommunications technology such as smartphones.

June 15, 2018

Virginia Supreme Court Requires Formalities of a Deed for Long-Term Leases

The Virginia Supreme Court recently found a 15-year lease unenforceable because it was not executed with the formalities of a “deed” in accordance with Virginia law.

June 06, 2018

Michele Satterlund Nominated as President-elect of the Metropolitan Richmond Women’s Bar Association

McGuireWoods partner Michele Satterlund, also a senior vice president at McGuireWoods Consulting, was nominated as president-elect of the Metropolitan Richmond Women’s Bar Association (MRWBA) for 2018-19

June 04, 2018

Radha Mohan, Lai King Lam Analyze State Reactions to New Tax Deduction Caps

When the 2017 Tax Act capped the individual federal income tax deduction for state and local taxes at $10,000, there was an uproar from higher-tax states such as California, Connecticut, New York and New Jersey.

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