Dickstein Shapiro hosted its first State Attorneys General Executive Briefing in Washington, DC on March 5, 2012. After Bernie Nash kicked-off the afternoon’s program, Stacey Mobley welcomed Attorneys General Martha Coakley from Massachusetts, Chris Koster from Missouri, and John Suthers from Colorado who offered insight into the workings of their offices and how they view their roles as State Attorney General. An informational discussion on building relationships and communicating with AGs concluded the first panel.
Divonne Smoyer then welcomed AGs Peter Kilmartin from Rhode Island, Sam Olens from Georgia and Luther Strange from Alabama who focused on hot issues currently facing Attorneys General offices throughout the country. As a wrap up, the Generals addressed a wide array of current issues, including the oil spill in the gulf, immigration, and illegal gambling.