– Firm’s business litigation and risk management attorney to oversee elements of the league, increase participation –
SAN DIEGO – November 01, 2016 – Higgs Fletcher & Mack, a San Diego-based, full-service law firm for over 75 years, announced today that its business litigation and risk management attorney, Michael Gibson, was named President of the Mid-City Little League, effective October 1.
Gibson will oversee all elements of the league and help further its goal of developing character and sportsmanship among the players, while continuing to increase participation.
“Michael is not only a dedicated volunteer, but truly a role model who helps teach life lessons through baseball,” said Higgs Fletcher & Mack’s Managing Partner, John Morrell. “The league is a diverse community and that’s very similar to our firm. They’re very fortunate to have someone with his leadership and drive to further the league’s mission.”
Founded in 1949, Mid-City Little League is San Diego’s oldest league. For the last two years, Gibson coached his son’s team and served on the league’s 2015-2016 Board of Directors as the CAPS Division Coordinator. In addition, this past summer, Gibson and the firm sponsored the league’s All-Star Teams.
“It’s important that we stay involved and contribute to organizations that are making a difference in the lives of kids. Giving back is a fundamental part of the firm’s legacy,” continued Gibson. “Whether we’re donating funds or offering our time, we truly want to make an impact.”
Little League Baseball was founded in 1939, the same year Higgs Fletcher & Mack started serving the San Diego community.