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Governor Appoints Interim Attorney General

posted Sep 17, 2013, 10:06 AM by Unknown user   [ updated Nov 15, 2013, 9:39 AM by vfe_ets_veronica.harris@wyo.gov ]

7/22/2013 

OFFICE OF GOVERNOR MATT MEAD
State Capitol
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Ph. (307) 777-7437


July 22, 2013


******FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE******

Contact:
Renny MacKay
Communications Director
renny.mackay@wyo.gov


Governor Appoints Interim Attorney General

CHEYENNE, Wyo. –  Governor Matt Mead has named Peter Michael as the interim Wyoming Attorney General. Michael replaces the Honorable Greg Phillips who started work on the U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals today. Peter Michael was Phillips’ Deputy Attorney General.

“I am very proud of my friend Greg Phillips and know that he will be an outstanding judge,” Governor Mead said. “I want to thank Pete for stepping forward to provide leadership while I look to appoint a new Attorney General. Pete is an excellent attorney and I am confident he will lead that office in a steady and capable manner.”