Lucien Smith, partner in the firm’s Jackson office and member of the Government Relations Practice, was recognized as a member of the seventh annual PORTICO 10 in the January issue of Portico magazine. The honor recognizes 10 up-and-coming lawyers in Jackson that were nominated by local law firms, past winners, and members of the community. The final honorees were selected by a panel of judges.
Prior to joining Balch, Lucien served as chief of staff and senior advisor to two Mississippi governors. His practice involves assisting clients in achieving legislative and executive policy goals, overcoming regulatory obstacles, and partnering with local government.