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John Magill


Career Summary

  • Credit Union National Association, Executive Vice President of Government Relations
  • Congressman Wally Herger (R-CA), Chief of Staff
  • Congressman G. William Whitehurst (R-VA), Chief of Staff
  • Congressman J. Kenneth Robinson (R-VA), legislative staff


  • University of Tennessee, College of Law, Juris Doctorate
  • University of Tennessee, Bachelor of Arts

Practice Areas

  • Financial Services and Tax

Contact Information

John Magill joined The Livingston Group as a consultant in 2014, offering his expertise in a wide range of issues. His skills include legal, legislative and policy analysis, project management and communications.

Previously, Mr. Magill served for eight years as the Executive Vice President of Government Relations for the Credit Union National Association, where he had been the chief lobbyist and legislative advocate for the nation’s largest credit union trade association.

A longtime veteran of Capitol Hill, John Magill is a former Chief of Staff to two Members of Congress: Wally Herger (R-CA) and G. William Whitehurst (R-VA). He also served as staff to Congressman J. Kenneth Robinson (R-VA). His activities with the Livingston Group include counsel to clients in the areas of financial services, taxes and trade.

Mr. Magill graduated from the College of Law at the University of Tennessee with a Juris Doctorate and also earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Tennessee. He is admitted to the practice of law in Tennessee.