Managing Member, McGlinchey Stafford PLLC


Rudy Aguilar practices in McGlinchey Stafford’s Baton Rouge office and is Managing Member of the firm. He was the 2011 Baton Rouge Corporate Law Lawyer of the Year and is a Baton Rouge Board Member for City Year. Rudy also serves on McGlinchey Stafford’s Diversity Committee.

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, and 2019. 

Joined LCLD 2009 

Highlights of LCLD Participation 

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated: 
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

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinder Selected:
2020: Sarah Edwards; 2019: Camille Bryant

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
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: Rodolfo Aguilar Jr.

Diversity Professional: Deirdre McGlinchey, Margeaux Roush

Communications: Lauren Knotts