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Michael Malenfant Named to 2018 -2019 Leadership Gulf Coast

Balch & Bingham congratulates Michael Malenfant, attorney in the firm’s Gulfport office and member of the Energy Practice, on his selection to the 2018-2019 Leadership Gulf Coast class. 

Sponsored by the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Gulf Coast brings together business and community leaders statewide to discuss issues and opportunities facing Mississippi and to generate conversations and make connections that bring about positive change across the Gulf Coast. 

For nearly 30 years, the esteemed leadership program has prepared leaders who will impact the future development of the state of Mississippi. Michael will take part in a series of working sessions focused on various issues facing the state and will work with fellow Leadership Gulf Coast class members from various business and community backgrounds to discuss opportunities for the state’s future success. 

At Balch, Michael focuses on energy litigation and regularly represents utilities in regulatory proceedings and appeals. He has been actively involved in the certification of many of Mississippi's largest renewable solar generation projects.