Phillip Husband, JD,
Deputy General Counsel for the Department of Health and Freedom of Information Act Officer for the Department of Health, Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia
Phillip Husband has served in the Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia as Deputy General Counsel or Special Counsel for the Department of Health since late 2001. He actively participates on a team advising on legal issues concerning the District of Columbia’s Medical Marijuana Program among other assignments. He previously served as the last General Counsel of the District of Columbia Health and Hospitals Public Benefit Corporation that operated teaching health facilities such as D.C. General Hospital, school clinics, and community clinics. For ten years before entering public service, he was a litigation and commercial attorney in private practice in the U.S. Virgin Islands. He graduated from Tulane Law School in 1987 and clerked before entering private practice.
Mr. Husband will speak on a Model State Medical Marijuana Law and may not be free to discuss certain aspects of the District of Columbia’s Medical Marijuana Program that relate to current litigation or current legislation.
Mr. Husband’s contact information is on his handout.