August 04, 2016

2016 State and Local Annual Meeting

2016 ABA Annual Meeting
State amd Local Government Law

General Information


Thursday, August 4 

2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Energy Siting: Land Use Impacts and Regulatory Responses
Elizabeth Clark, Senior Counsel, Allen, Matkins, Leck, Gamble Mallory, & Natsis LLP, San Francisco, CA
Hina Gupta, Allen, Matkins, Leck, Gamble, Mallory, & Natsis LLP, San Diego, CA
Jessica Bacher, Land Use Law Center, Pace University of Law, White Plains New York
Barry H. Epstein Esq., Partner, Allen, Matkins, Leck, Gamble, Mallory, & Natsis LLP, San Francisco, CA
Erica Powers, Chair, Environmental and Energy Law Committee, Albany, NY 

3:30pm to 4:45pm
Moving People, Water and Energy Through Your Property: Eminent Domain and Infrastructure Construction
Moderator: Howard Roston, Fredrikson & Byron, Minneapolis, MN
Lisa M. Agrimonti, Shareholder, Fredrikson & Byron P.A., Minneapolis, MN; Jamila Asha Johnson, Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt, Seattle WA


5:00pm to 6:30pm
The Housing Crunch in Desirable Cities - Planning Alternatives and Legal Consequences.
Moderator: Nadia Costa, Miller Starr Regalia, Walnut Creek, CA
Cecily Barclay, Perkins Coie, San Francisco, CA
Prof. Steven J. Eagle, George Mason University School of Law, Arlington, VA;Minming Wu, Federal Transit Authority Region IX, San Francisco, CA; Damien Schiff, Pacific Legal Foundation, Sacramento, CA

6:30 p.m to 8:00 p.m
Networking Reception

FRIDAY, August 5

10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
The Ethics of Cybersecurity and Cyberhygiene:
A Tabletop “How To” CLE

Lai Sun Yee, Chair, Homeland Security and Emergency Management Committee, New York, NY
N. MacDonnell Ulsch, PricewaterhouseCoopers Advisory Services LLC, New York, NY
Elizabeth Cartier, PWC New York, NY
Nathan Childers, Executive Vice President, Preparis, Atlanta, GA; David Wheeler, Partner, Chapman Spingola, Chicago, IL


12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.    
Jefferson B. Fordham Award Luncheon
Restaurant Lulu, 816 Folsom Street

2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Moscone Convention West)
Ferguson’s Fault Lines: Reflecting on Ferguson and the Lawyers’ Role in Restoring Justice
Moderator and Speaker: Kimberly J. Norwood, Professor, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Jeff Adachi, Public Defender of the City and County of San Francisco. Hon. Jimmie Edwards, 22nd Circuit Court, St. Louis, MO. Antoinette M. "Toni" Jackson, Jones Walker LLP, Houston, TX
Brendan Roediger, Associate Professor, Legal Clinics,St. Louis University School of Law, St. Louis MO



7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Chair-Elect’s Reception
R & G Lounge, 631 Kearny