David Max Williamson

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David M. (“Max”) Williamson is principal of Williamson Law + Policy, PLLC, a boutique firm specializing in environmental law, impact investing and emerging "green" businesses. Max is a retired professional sailor and 100-ton charter captain, having skippered the classic 12-metre yachts "Northern Light" and "Gleam" in Newport, RI and competed on the championship level in numerous classes, including winning the IMS Worlds. He is involved with a number of charitable causes, including serving as pro bono counsel to Haitian Education and Leadership Program, a scholarship program focused on civil society building in the Caribbean region, and the D.C. Environmental Film Festival. Max currently frostbites Lasers on the Potomac River, and cruises with his family in Bass Harbor, Maine.