DAVID SHORR

DAVID SHORR

Former Director of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources

David Shorr served as Director of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources under both Democrat and Republican Missouri Governors. He received his Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in 1977 and 1979 from Kent State University and Cleveland State University, in Conservation/Environmental Sciences and Urban Studies and Planning, respectively, and his Law degree in 1983 from Cleveland State University. He has practiced law for more than three decades and has been a registered lobbyist for more than 20 years. As an attorney, David works with public and private organizations in matters relating to state and federal environmental, energy and natural resources law and regulations, including crisis management, public health risk assessment, disaster response and modification of public policy. He is also a partner in Lathrop Gage’s Jefferson City office.

CONTACT

314 E. High Street
Jefferson City, Missouri 65101

Telephone: +1 573.893.4336
Fax: +1 573.893.5398

UPDATES

Governor’s State of the State Address Offers Priorities and Hopes

Missouri Governor Mike Parson (R), the state’s top executive officer for the past seven months, gave his first State of the State address Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 16. State Senators and Representatives of the historic 100th General Assembly packed the House chamber...

Venue and Joinder Bill Topic of Government Reform

Senate Bill 7 (Emery, R-Lamar) modifies provisions of civil procedure regarding joinder and venue. On Jan. 29, the Senate Government Reform Committee held a public hearing on SB 7 that modifies provisions of civil procedure regarding joinder and venue. Senator Emery...

Workforce Development, Education at the Top of State’s Concerns

The House Workforce Development Committee met for the first time during the current legislative session Jan. 28, welcoming Rob Dixon, Director of the Department of Economic Development, and Zora Mulligan, Commissioner of the Department of Higher Education, who teamed...