Steve Boreman is an experienced attorney and litigator, specializing in Health Care, Administrative Law, Licensing and Government Relations . He retired from the California Attorney General's Office in 2008 and joined the San Francisco law firm of Slote & Links. Steve manages the firm's Sacramento capitol office. His extensive legal and political background includes fifteen years as a Deputy Attorney General, with ten years in Health Quality Enforcement where he was the Attorney General's Liaison to the HeadquartersOffice of the Medical Board of California. He is a nationally certified Trial Practice Instructor, National Institute for Trial Advocacy, (N.I.T.A.) and has criminal trial experience with the Sacramento District Attorney's Office. A former Special Agent of the FBI, he is also a former California State Senate Fellow.
Dec 1993 - Dec 2008
Deputy Attorney General IV
Senior litigator (Deputy Attorney General IV) in the Health Quality Enforcement Section, Civil Division, Office of the Attorney General. Served as the Attorney General's Liaison to the Headquarters Office, Medical Board of California and the Osteopathic Medical Board of California. Extensive experience in administrative hearings, writs, trials and appeals of medical licensing and disciplinary matters involving physicians and surgeons and allied health licensees. Previously served as Deputy Legislative Director for the Attorney General to the California State Legislature, receiving the Attorney General's Award for Excellence, 1997.
1988 - 1992
California State Assembly
Principal Consultant, California State Assembly. Assigned as the chief minority consultant on the Assembly Natural Resources Committee. Provided analysis of pending legislation, drafted amendments, responded to Assembly Member requests for research, and developed new legislation. Prior assignments included the Public Safety and Governmental Organization Committees.
1984 - 1987
Special Agent, F.B.I.
Special Agent, F.B.I., assigned to to the Albany, N.Y. Division to investigate violations of United States Criminal Code, with specific emphasis on Organized Crime, White Collar Fraud, Bank Robbery, Anti-Terrorism, Foreign Counterintelligence and Narcotics matters. Certified Narcotics and Drug Specialist, (DEA) 1986, Quantico, VA.
U.C. Davis School of Law, King Hall
Aug 1989 - Jun 1992
University of California, Davis, School of Law
Graduated as Managing Editor of the U.C. Davis Law Review. His Law Review Comment, "Dolfin-Safe Tuna: What's In A Label?" published nationally, Natural Resources Journal, University of New Mexico School of Law, Summer 1992. Comment presented upon invitation to Stanford University's North American Forum, 1994.
Sep 1974 - Jun 1975
Completed Master of Arts degree, Political Science, with emphasis on Courts, Judges and Politics, 1975.
Aug 1969 - May 1973
B.A. cum laude
B.A., cum laude, Government. Teacher's Assistant, Ethics. Graduated with honors as member of Alpha Sigma Nu, the national Jesuit honor society.