H. James McKnight, J.D.

Chief Legal Officer

Mr. McKnight is Chief Legal Officer of Michael Baker International. He has served as Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary of Michael Baker International since June 2000. 

He joined Michael Baker International in 1995, serving in various roles, including Senior Vice President and Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. Previously, Mr. McKnight served as Corporate Counsel of International Technology Corporation; Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Vectura Group, Inc.; and Group General Counsel of Dravo Corporation. 

Mr. McKnight holds a B.S. from Pennsylvania State University, a J.D. from Duquesne University, and an M.B.A. from the University of Pittsburgh, Katz Graduate School of Business. His professional affiliations include membership in the American, Pennsylvania, and Allegheny County Bar Associations and the American Corporate Counsel Association.