Lunch Discussion with Oregon Attorney General - Ellen Rosenblum
Date: 12:00pm - 1:00pm PST March 9, 2017 Location: McCarty Classroom Complex - Classroom 1
McCarty Classroom Complex - Classroom 1
Please take the opportunity to join the Student Bar Association and the Career & Professional Development Center in a discussion with the Oregon Attorney General, Ellen Rosenblum.
Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, is the State of Oregon’s chief legal advisor to the State Government and also the state’s chief law enforcement officer. Attorney General Rosenblum was elected to serve as Oregon’s Attorney General in November 2012 and was re-elected in November 2016. She is the first woman to serve as Oregon Attorney General. Attorney General Rosenblum attended the University of Oregon for her undergraduate and law school degree. Her priorities include consumer protection and civil rights, she has filed an amicus brief supporting Washington’s Lawsuit against President Trump’s Executive Order and is currently pushing for a legislation focusing on the collection of data which will help thwart racial and other biased profiling by increasing police accountability and addressing evidence of bias. More information on this legislation can be found here http://www.oregonlive.com/politics/index.ssf/2016/12/post_189.html
During this discussion Attorney General Rosenblum will discuss the details of her position, the path which she took to get to where she is today and how her position interacts with the Governor’s Office and other aspects of the administration. There will also be a Q&A for students to ask questions.
Light refreshments will be provided.