William McCaig served several managerial positions at W.R. Grace from the early 1970s to the mid 1990s. According to the federal indictment, McCaig was the maintenance engineer at the Libby mine from 1971 until 1975. In 1976, McCaig became the maintenance superintendent at the mine. In 1979, he was promoted to general manager of operations.
McCaig left Montana in 1988 to accept the position of manufacturing manager of specialty vermiculite at the Commercial Product Development business unit in Enroee, S.C.. In 1995, McCaig retired from work at W.R. Grace.
Attorneys for William McCaig
Palmer A. Hoovestal
Hoovestal Law Firm, PLLC.
Trial attorney Palmer Hoovestal specializes in construction and business law. A 1984 graduate of Carroll College, Hoovestal speaks fluent Spanish and French, according to his Web site. He is licensed to practice law in Idaho and Washington as well as Montana.
In addition to his law practice, Hoovestal has over 24 years experience in the construction industry. He serves as risk management officer for the Hoovestal family-run Greenway Enterprises, a construction management firm.
According to his Web site, Hoovestal has a black belt in goju ryu karate.
William A. Coates
Roe Cassidy Coates & Price
Elizabeth Van Doren Gray
Sowell Gray Stepp & Lafitte