James F. Mosher, JD., Alcohol Policy Consultations
PartnersJames F. Mosher, JD., Alcohol Policy Consultations, is a contract provider with Ventura County Behavioral Health, Alcohol and Drug Programs, Prevention Services. He provides expert technical assistance and training regarding strategies for controlling local alcohol and drug availability, and provides technical assistance and model policy development regarding municipal strategies for managing marijuana and THC-containing products.
James Mosher served as the Director of Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation/Center for the Study of Law and Enforcement Policy, and now works as a private consultant. James Mosher is a nationally known expert specializing in alcohol legal issues and policy enforcement. He is directly responsible for the legal research and writing for the publication Model Social Host Liability Ordinance with Legal Commentary which advanced county-wide adoption of Social Host Liability Laws in Ventura County.
James Mosher's pioneering work in alcohol policy has brought him international acclaim. His expertise spans numerous topics, including underage drinking prevention, alcohol marketing, community prevention strategies, alcohol law, dram shop liability, and social host liability. His services include consulting, keynote presentations, workshops and trainings, policy analysis, and advocacy in media and policy. He has also served as an expert witness and consultant in alcohol litigation cases.
> See The 2016 California Marijuana Initiative and Youth: Lessons from Alcohol Policy