Dave Aronberg

Dave Aronberg was elected State Attorney for Florida’s 15th Judicial Circuit in November 2012,
and was re-elected without opposition in 2016. He leads a team of 120 prosecutors and 220 staff
in Palm Beach County.
Aronberg was born in Miami and attended public schools before going on to graduate with
honors from Harvard College and Harvard Law School.
In 2000, Aronberg was selected as one of 15 White House Fellows from across the country. In
this non-partisan position, he served in two presidential administrations as a Special Assistant to
the Secretary of the Treasury Department for international money laundering, including the
laundering of terrorist assets.
Aronberg was elected to the State Senate in 2002 as its youngest member and served until 2010.
Focusing on criminal justice and consumer protection issues, he passed major identity theft and
port security legislation and received national attention for working to close loopholes in our sex
offender laws.
In 2010, the Florida Attorney General appointed Aronberg as Special Prosecutor for Prescription
Drug Trafficking. In his role as “Drug Czar,” Aronberg led an anti-pill mill initiative that helped
clean up the pain clinic industry and reduced the record number of people dying each day from
oxycodone abuse. His work to save lives from opioid abuse continues as a top priority to this

3:45pm – 5:00pm EDT

Wednesday October 28th

Afternoon Plenary - Legal Implications of Our Current Climate

1.25 CE Credit

Discussion on the legal implications during our current climate. Collaborate with medical, legal and political leaders to troubleshoot challenges presented by the current landscape in behavioral healthcare.  Join State Attorney Dave Aronberg, Medical Director of McLean Hospital Dr. Olivera Jovan Bogunovic and Attorney Susan Ramsey as they discuss trends and solutions you can implement in your practice.