Bob Finkelstein has been with TURN since 1992. Serving for many years as the group’s chief advocate on electric issues, he has helped save California consumers hundreds of millions of dollars. Finkelstein served as TURN’s executive director from 2003-2007 and returned to full-time lawyering as legal director in 2008. He now serves as TURN’s General Counsel.
Prior to joining TURN, Finkelstein was a staff attorney for Legal Services of Northern California in Sacramento, where he focused on healthcare issues. Mr. Finkelstein also worked as a managing attorney for a legal services program serving members of the Navajo Nation in Chinle, Arizona. He received his JD degree from the Northeastern School of Law in Boston, Massachusetts, and his undergraduate degree from the University of California at Santa Cruz.