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CELPC - Wendy Bogdan, General Counsel, CA Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

Wednesday, April 4

King Hall, Room 1002
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

The CA Department of Fish & Wildlife: State Natural Resources Law, Tradition and Change

Wendy Bogdan is the General Counsel for the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. In that
capacity, she oversees the Office of General Counsel, which includes approximately twenty-six
attorneys, as well as the legal team for the Office of Spill Prevention and Response.  
Collectively, these attorneys practice in natural resources law, water law, public contracting law,
personnel, real estate law, and public financing law.
She has a bachelor’s degree in Anthropology from the University of California, Berkeley and a juris
doctorate from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (Boalt Hall).  Prior to
joining the Department, Ms. Bogdan was a partner at Downey Brand LLP and a Staff Attorney at Legal
Services of Northern California.

Lunch Provided

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