Managing Member, McGlinchey Stafford PLLC
Michael Ferachi became Managing Member of McGlinchey Stafford in 2021, after serving as the firm's Senior Operations Manager. In his new role, Michael will lead #McGlincheyForward, which is focused in part on strengthening the firm's inclusive culture.
As part of LCLD's Leaders at the Front initiative, Michael created a Leader's Pledge detailing his personal and organizational commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Read Michael's pledge here.
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, 2018, 2019, and 2020.
Joined LCLD 2009
Highlights of LCLD Participation
2021: Camille Bryant; 2020: Dhruv Sharma; 2019: Susie Chylik; 2018: Brian Scott McGrath; 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
2021: Sally Jo; 2020: Taylor Bennington; 2019: Andrew Albritton, Sonam James; 2018: Bryson Malcolm; 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: 2019, 2016, 2012
Annual Meeting (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014)
Member: Michael Ferachi
Communications: Lauren Knotts