San Diego Lawyer Chapter: The Role of State Attorneys General and City Attorneys in the Trump Era
May 12, 2017
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Event Location:
Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP
655 West Broadway #1900
San Diego , CA 92101
The Trump Administration’s “First 100 Days” have focused on many important constitutional issues, including immigration, climate change, legalized marijuana, and border security. Governors, mayors, state legislators, city council members, and public advocates all have differing opinions on how to respond to the new policies. Jim Tierney, former Maine Attorney General, Lecturer in Law at Harvard Law School and the Director of, an educational resource on state attorneys general, will provide an overview of the role of State Attorneys General nationwide followed by a discussion of the local roles of Mara Elliott, San Diego City Attorney and David Loy, Legal Director of the ACLU of San Diego and Imperial Counties.


Jim Tierney
Director of and former Attorney General of Maine

Mara Elliott
San Diego City Attorney

David Loy
Legal Director, ACLU of San Diego and Imperial Counties


1 hour of general MCLE credit has been approved.
This is a brown bag lunch. Beverages will be provided.Admission is free, but space is limited. 

Registration for this event is now closed.

Lawyer Chapter(s):
CA - San Diego
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