Born in South Korea on a military installation. Highschool in San Antonio, Texas.... more
Born in South Korea on a military installation. Highschool in San Antonio, Texas. College stints in Vermont, South Dakota, Texas and South Dakota again. Undergraduate in History/Anthropology, Masters in Secondary Eduation and Juris Doctorate all from the University of South Dakota. First job out of law school was at the Public Defenders Office in Sioux Falls, SD. Then took a jo... view profile
Government attorneys focus on a particular area of government regulation. These lawyers are often called “regulatory lawyers” and can work for the government itself or work in the private sector helping people interact with the government. Some government law attorneys are also known as “public interest lawyers.” Public interest lawyers tend to focus on those areas where a large group of individuals is affected by government regulation–for example, environmental laws or anti-discrimination laws.