Simpson University to Host Homelessness Talk by Attorney

For Immediate Release


Homelessness Talk

REDDING, Calif. - San Francisco Bay Area attorney Toussaint S. Bailey will give a talk on “Addressing Homelessness: Avoid Litigation and Do Some Good” from 12 to 1:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, at Simpson University.

Co-sponsored by the university’s History and Political Science Department and the Shasta Trinity Counties Bar Association, the event is free and open to the public. One hour of mandatory continued legal education (MCLE) credit is available for licensed California attendees.

Bailey is a shareholder in Richards, Watson & Gershon’s litigation department and a member of the firm’s public agency and municipal law practice in San Francisco. He was featured in the October issue of California Lawyer magazine for his work with cities on the issue of homelessness.

Bailey specializes in civil litigation on behalf of municipalities and other public agencies and has experience in a wide range of public law issues.

The event will be in the Collord-Humphries Room in the dining center at Simpson University, 2211 College View Drive, in northeast Redding. Admission is free; a $9.50 lunch buffet is available.

For more information, contact Dr. Cherry McCabe, chair of the History and Political Science Department, at 226-4154; or Jacob Baldwin, a board member of the Shasta Trinity Counties Bar Association, at 225-4050.



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