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Other Participating Attorneys
Harry W. MacDougald, Caldwell, Propst & DeLoach, LLP, Atlanta, GA
Harry MacDougald is a litigator and appellate attorney with more than 20 years of experience. Rated an AV Preeminent attorney, Harry has participated in a number of successful cases with SLF, including Supreme Court litigation involving the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and climate change rules, American Electric Power vs. Connecticut, and cases involving the U.S. Census and race-based school admissions. He received a B.A. from Brown University and J.D., cum laude, from the University of Georgia School of Law.
Steven G. Bradbury, Dechert, LLP,
Steve Bradbury is a nationally known litigation partner with extensive constitutional and administrative law experience. He served as head of the Office of Legal Counsel (“OLC”) for the U.S. Justice Department from 2004-2009, serving as acting assistant Attorney General from 2005-2007. He served as a law clerk to Justice Clarence Thomas on the U.S. Supreme Court. Rated an AV Preeminent attorney, he represented Southeastern Legal Foundation as co-counsel in a Supreme Court case challenging EPA’s greenhouse gas rules for stationary sources under the Clean Air Act — Southeastern Legal Foundation v. EPA (U.S. Sup. Ct.). He has authored an amicus brief on behalf of SLF challenging the EPA’s Clean Power Plan as executive overreach in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia. He received a B.A. from Stanford University and J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Michigan Law School, where he was honored with Order of the Coif and served as articles editor of the Michigan Law Review.
William S. Consovoy, Consovoy McCarthy Park PLLC, Washington, DC
Will Consovoy is a partner in Consovoy McCarthy Park PLLC, a Washington, DC-based law firm. He assists clients on a broad range of litigation and appellate issues primarily before the Supreme Court of the United States and federal appellate and district courts, as well as before federal agencies. He is a former law clerk to Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, Judge Edith H. Jones of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the 17th Judicial Circuit of Virginia. He is a member of the Edward Coke Appellate Inn of Court and was named by Law360 as a “rising star” in appellate law for 2013. Since 2011, he has been the co-director of the George Mason University School of Law (GMUSL) Supreme Court Clinic. He earned his B.A. from Monmouth University, and his J.D. magna cum laude from George Mason University School of Law. He is a member of the Virginia and District of Columbia bars.
Prof. L. Lynn Hogue, Georgia State University College of Law Professor Emeritus
Prof. Hogue is a constitutional law professor and national security law author and teacher who currently heads the Foreign-Trained Lawyers LLM Program at Georgia State College of Law. He served twice as SLF’s chief executive officer, and was instrumental in the legal censure of President Bill Clinton for lying under oath and obstructing justice in an ongoing federal lawsuit. He retired as a Lt. Colonel from the United States Army Reserve Judge Advocate General’s Corps. He received an A.B., magna cum laude, from William Jewell College, a Ph.D. and M.A. from the University of Tennessee, and a J.D. from Duke University School of Law.
John J. “Jack” Park, Jr., Attorney, Of Counsel, Strickland Brockington Lewis, LLP,
Jack Park is a litigator and appellate attorney who has worked with SLF on a number of important Supreme Court appellate briefs. He served as Assistant Attorney General and Deputy Attorney General for the State of Alabama from 1995-2007. He was Visiting Legal Fellow in the Center for Legal and Judicial Studies at the Heritage Foundation from October 2009 through October 2010. Jack served as Special Assistant to the Inspector General for the Corporation for National and Community Service, the umbrella organization for the AmeriCorps, Senior Corps, and Learn and Serve America programs from 2007-2009. He retired as a Major from the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Corps, where he served both active duty and Reserve. He received a B.A. from the University of Virginia and a JD from Yale Law School.
Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laseter LLP,
Atlanta, GA/Washington, DC/Birmingham, AL
Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laseter LLP (“KMCL”) is an environmental and energy law firm with offices in Atlanta, GA, Washington, DC., and Birmingham, AL. U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms ranks the firm in the top tier in its category. KMCL has worked as co-counsel with SLF in a number of important Supreme Court cases, including a successful challenge against EPA’s greenhouse gas rules for stationary sources under the Clean Air Act — Southeastern Legal Foundation v. EPA (U.S. Sup. Ct.), and currently as co-counsel in SLF’s challenge against EPA’s so-called “Waters of the United States” rule under the Clean Water Act.