Governor LePage announces Madeline Malisa to serve as Deputy Counsel and Senior Policy Advisor

August 16, 2017

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Contact: Peter A. Steele, Communications Director, (207) 287-5086

AUGUSTA – Governor Paul R. LePage announced today the appointment of Madeline Malisa as his Deputy Counsel and Senior Policy Advisor. As a Senior Policy Advisor, Malisa counsels the Governor on a variety of policy areas, including regulations and legislation related to labor, workers’ compensation and professional and financial licensing and oversight.

“I’m pleased that Madeline has joined our team, and I expect her to be instrumental in continuing the good work and planning further reforms at the Maine Department of Labor, Department of Professional and Financial Regulations and Workers’ Compensation Board,” said Governor LePage.

Prior to joining the administration, Malisa was in the private practice of law in Portland. As a civil litigator, her expertise included insurance defense, workers’ compensation and family law.

Malisa is a graduate of St. Lawrence University and the University of Maine School of Law. She is admitted to the bars in Maine and Massachusetts.