W. Michael Street is a partner in the Monroe firm of Watson, McMillin & Street, LLP, and a member of Marathon Title Co., LLC. He received a BA degree in philosophy and a BA degree in political science, cum laude, in 1991 from Centenary College of Louisiana and his JD degree in 1996 from Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center. He was admitted to practice in Louisiana in 1996.
Practice areas include Real Estate (Transactional and Litigation), Construction Law, Employment Law, Medical Malpractice, and General Civil Litigation.
Mike serves on the Louisiana State Bar Association's (LSBA) Board of Governors. He served in the LSBA's House of Delegates from 2014-21 and is a current member of the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Committee. He served on the LSBA's Young Lawyers Division Council from 2002-06, chairing the State Mock Trial Competition from 2004-06. He received the Bat P. Sullivan, Jr. Chair's Award in 2006.
A current Fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation (LBF), he served as LBF president in 2018-19; vice president, 2017-18; treasurer, 2016-17; secretary, 2015-16; board member, 2013-15; and chair of the Northeast Louisiana Community Partnership Panel, 2010-13.
Mike served as president of the Lagniappe Law Lab, 2019-21, and is a current member of its board of directors. He is secretary/treasurer of the Judge Fred Fudickar, Jr. American Inn of Court. He is a former president of both the Fourth Judicial District Bar Association and its Young Lawyer Section. He received the Outstanding Young Lawyer Award in 2000. He also is a member of the American Bar Association and the Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit.
In his community, he was a board member of the Northeast Louisiana Arts Council from 2004-10. He also was Pioneer District Chair and Troop 231 committee chair for the Boy Scouts of America, Louisiana Purchase Council.
Mike and his wife Jennifer have been married for 29 years and are the parents of three children, Harper, Catherine and Emma.
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