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Mike Freiberg, J.D.

Co-Lead Senior Staff Attorney for New York Technical Assistance, Commercial Tobacco Control Programs

Michael.Freiberg [at] mitchellhamline.edu


Mike Freiberg provides legal technical assistance to jurisdictions around the country working on various commercial tobacco control policies. Previously, he worked on research projects related to menthol in tobacco products, cigarette butt litter, and non-cigarette tobacco products. Mike has worked as an adjunct law professor at the Mitchell Hamline School of Law, having taught classes in legislation and public health law. Mike also serves as a Minnesota State Representative and spent nine years on the Golden Valley City Council, helping to craft the city’s strong secondhand smoke ordinance that was adopted in 2004. From 1999-2001, Mike worked for a member of Congress as a legislative assistant specializing in health care.

B.A., Georgetown University
J.D., William Mitchell College of Law, salutatorian