Managing Member, McGlinchey Stafford PLLC


Rudy Aguilar’s practice areas include corporate transactions and commercial financing transactions, insurance regulation, and real estate. He has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America, Louisiana Super Lawyers, and Chambers USA and was the 2011 Baton Rouge Corporate Law Lawyer of the Year. McGlinchey Stafford’s diversity efforts include a diversity council and a diversity fellowship for first-year law students, of which LCLD’s 1L Scholars program is an important part. The firm also partners with organizations like the ABA’s Council on Racial and Ethnic Justice and Women in the Profession. McGlinchey Stafford was named an LCLD Most Active Member Law Firm in 2014. 

Joined LCLD 2009 

Highlights of LCLD Participation 

Fellows Program

Fellows nominated: 
2017: Richik Sarkar; 2016: Heather LaSalle Alexis; 2015: Kelly Lipinski; 2014: Stewart Spielman; 2013: Kyle A. Ferachi; 2012: Andy L. Cao; 2011:  Lauren Elizabeth Campisi

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
2017: Sandra Benyamin; 2016: Minzala Mvula; 2015: Taurean J. Shattuck; 2014: Mahogane Reed; 2013: Kenneth Barnes; 2012: Jackie Hickman

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2016, 2012

Annual Meeting (2016, 2015, 2014)


Member: Rodolfo Aguilar, Jr.

Diversity Professional: Deirdre McGlinchey, Anne Heaviside

Communications: Kristin Harwell, Thomas Smanik