Lawrie Kobza is a partner at the Madison law firm of Boardman & Clark LLP. She has represented municipal water systems and other utilities on a full range of legal matters for more than 25 years. In addition to representing many municipal water utilities, Kobza serves as legal counsel to the Central Brown County Water Authority, Wisconsin’s only joint local water authority. She also serves as legal counsel to the Municipal Environmental Group – Water Division, a municipal water utility lobbying group. She is a past chair of the Wisconsin section of the American Water Works Association and a graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School and Business School.