State’s Attorney General to Address WHA Advocacy Day

February 27, 2020

The state’s top law enforcement official, Attorney General Josh Kaul, will serve as the luncheon keynote speaker at WHA’s Advocacy Day 2020 on March 18 in Madison.

Attorney General Kaul won a statewide election in November 2018 and became Wisconsin’s 45th attorney general in January 2019. In his time leading Wisconsin’s Department of Justice AG Kaul has paid particular attention to fighting the state’s opioid crisis and the increasing incidence of illegal meth labs, as well as addressing issues critical to hospitals like mental health care and emergency detention policy.

Formerly a federal prosecutor in Baltimore, AG Kaul received his law degree at Stanford Law School and was president of the Stanford Law Review. He graduated from Yale with honors, majoring in history and economics. Growing up in Oshkosh and Fond du Lac, Kaul now lives in Madison with his wife and their two sons.

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This story originally appeared in the February 27, 2020 edition of WHA Newsletter