The Monterey County Chapter of the ACLU of Northern California presents
Sunday, January 29, 2:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m. in the Community Room, Marina Public Library, 190 Seaside Avenue, Marina
The event is free and open to the public. Social with refreshments at 1:30 p.m.
Featured speaker: Alan L. Schlosser, Senior Counsel, American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California. The presentation will be followed by a question and answer period.
Alan L. Schlosser has litigated numerous landmark cases during his decades-long tenure at the ACLU of Northern California, including Rodriguez v. California Highway Patrol and California First Amendment Coalition v. Woodford. He was also co-counsel in the recent Hernandez v. County of Monterey which addressed the issues of overcrowding and medical treatment services for inmates in the Monterey County Jail.
He joined the ACLU-NC as Staff Counsel in 1976 and served as Managing Attorney from 1994 to 2000. In 2001, Schlosser took on the role of Legal Director, overseeing the affiliate’s litigation strategy.
Schlosser came to the ACLU-NC from Boston, where he worked as the sole staff attorney outside California and Arizona for the United Farm Workers, AFL-CIO. He was an attorney at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, LLP, in New York City and then a partner at Eiden, Imhoff, Schlosser & Solomon in Santa Barbara. He has taught law at University of San Francisco School of Law, Brooklyn Law School, and Columbia Law School.
A graduate of Williams College, Schlosser received his law degree from Harvard Law School, where he served as Urban Affairs Editor for the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review.