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Public Law in the Public Interest

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Courage. Passion. Leadership.
Public Law in the Public Interest

A Top 20 Boutique Law Firm

The Daily Journal's 2019 Awards

Courage. Passion. Leadership.
Public Law in the Public Interest

A Top 20 Boutique Law Firm

The Daily Journal's 2019 Awards

Courage. Passion. Leadership.
Public Law in the Public Interest

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About RPLG

Founded by partners Louise Renne, Jon Holtzman, Art Hartinger, and Teresa Stricker

RPLG practices throughout California, advising and advocating for public agencies, nonprofit entities, individuals and private entities in need of effective, responsive and creative legal solutions.

We are proud to have former San Francisco City Attorney Louise Renne lead us forward as Chairperson.

RPLG is devoted to the principle that representing government is in the public interest.

Our lawyers provide the tools to strengthen and preserve public services. We empower policy makers to further their policy objectives while minimizing legal risks. Although we are a “private” firm, we work seamlessly with our clients to form

a collaborative team with in-house staff to identify workable solutions to complex problems, develop strategy and implement solutions, whether the path is at the bargaining table, city council chambers, the courtroom, or the ballot box.

Clients

 

Alameda County Transportation Commission
Bay Area Rapid Transit
League of California Cities
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News

Meat Plant Executive Order Is Not What It Seems

May 12th, 2020|Comments Off on Meat Plant Executive Order Is Not What It Seems

President Trump’s April 28 executive order was widely reported as requiring meat plants to stay open, yet Dennis Aftergut, Renne Public Law Group, says the president does not have the authority to compel owners to operate plants they had closed because of Covid-19. The order merely delegates to the agriculture secretary the authority to encourage plants to follow federal guidelines and prioritize federal contracts.

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Imran Dar Joins RPLG

May 11th, 2020|Comments Off on Imran Dar Joins RPLG

Imran Dar, RPLG’s newest associate, has focused on the public sector since he was an undergraduate. After exploring legal fields ranging from campaign-finance law enforcement to Occupy Wall Street First Amendment cases in New York, Mr. Dar returned to his home state of California and joined the firm this April.

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