Madison City Attorney Michael May Retires June 1, 2020

After a 16-year run, Michael P. May, BA 1975, JD, 1979, retires on June 1, 2020, from his position as City Attorney for the City of Madison. First appointed by Mayor Dave Cieslewicz in 2004, May also served under Mayors Paul Soglin and Satya Rhodes-Conway. May’s lengthy service makes him the second-longest serving City Attorney in Madison’s history. May remains as a member of the Board of Visitors of the UW Law School, and a member of the Board of Directors for the Senior Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Wisconsin.