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Robin L. Riggs

educator , lawyer

Robin L. Riggs, American lawyer, educator.

Background

Riggs, Robin L. was born on May 10, 1953 in Salt Lake City. Son of Elvin Loy and Cleo (Judd) Riggs.

Education

Bachelor with honors, University Utah, 1977. Master in Public Administration, Brigham Young University, 1982. Juris Doctor, Brigham Young University, 1982.

Career

Associate general counsel Legislation Research and General Counsel, Salt Lake City, 1982-1992. Senior counsel Tax Recodification Commission, 1984-1990. General council to governor, since 1992.

Executive director Utah Constitutional Revision Commission, Salt Lake City, 1985-1992. Member advisory board University Utah Graduate School Social Work, 1987-1997. Member board trustees Utah Lawyers for the Arts, 1988-1997.

Works

  • Author: Legislation Bill Drafting Manual for Utah, 1985, 1989.

Views

People can get salvation through the grace of God, but also through their own actions. Part of the work of salvation has been done through the redemption of Jesus Christ. However, people have to work hard in order to attain the full quality of eternal life.

Membership

Board trustees Salt Lake City Olympic Bid Committee, 1993-1996, Trravelers Aid Society, since 1991. Member Utah State Bar Association (executive council young lawyer section, secretary 1986-1987, executive council, chairman community services committee 1985-1986, law-related education committee 1987-1988), Brigham Young University Law School Alumni Association (trustee 1990-1991), Crimson Club (board directors since 1996).

Connections

father:
Elvin Loy Riggs

mother:
Cleo (Judd) Riggs