The Daily Eastern News

McLaughlin discusses new general counsel position, goals at Eastern

Laura McLaughlin was hired as Eastern’s general counsel this past July. She said this year she will focus on understanding Eastern.

Brooke Schwartz, News Editor

August 30, 2018

Eastern’s new general counsel, or lead attorney, was named July 30 of this past summer. Lynette Drake, interim vice president for student affairs, said she sat in on interviews for this position and knew what they were looking for in the candidates. “I was looking for someone who would represent the best int...

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