Governor Gavin Newsom appointed Jennifer L. Bollinger as Chief Counsel and Deputy Director of the Office of Legal Services at DGS on June 30, 2020.
Bollinger brings public entity in-house counsel, board counsel, and complex civil business litigation experience to the role of Chief Counsel and Deputy Director. Prior to DGS, Bollinger served as Assistant Chief Counsel for the Governor’s Office of Emergency Services. Bollinger led a team of attorneys and analysts to assist with the resolution of some of the state’s most complex legal issues during times of emergency.
Bollinger earned a Juris Doctor degree from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law.