David R. Dugas

McGlinchey Stafford PLLC

DAVID R. DUGAS is a Member of McGlinchey Stafford PLLC and serves as Co-chair of the firm’s White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations practice and leader of the firm’s CFPB Rapid Response team. Mr. Dugas is a 1978 Order of the Coif graduate of LSU Law School where he served as Associate Editor of the Louisiana Law Review.  He was inducted into the LSU Law School Hall of Fame in 1987. Prior to joining McGlinchey Stafford, Mr. Dugas served from 2001 to 2010 as the United States Attorney for the Middle District of Louisiana and received national recognition for his work as U.S. Attorney, including being named U.S. Attorney of the Year in 2005.  Since joining McGlinchey Stafford, Mr. Dugas’ practice has focused on the representation of clients in government investigations and enforcement actions, including investigations by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the Federal Trade Commission, the U.S. Department of Justice, State Attorneys’ General and various civil and criminal investigations by U.S. Attorneys’ Offices around the country. Mr. Dugas is a frequent lecturer at various CLE and industry conferences around the country on topics related to government investigations and enforcement actions.