Cameron Bowman is a criminal defense attorney with the firm of Valencia, Ippolito and Bowman in San Jose, California, Bowman is not only a former prosecutor but a former DJ and drummer and an avid festival goer. He combines his two passions (The Law and Music) in his column, “The Festival Lawyer”.
The, “Festival Lawyer” is an ongoing column giving festival goers practical advice about their rights in any encounter with the police. The column also discusses harm reduction and other safety issues relevant to the festival community. The column has been featured on music websites like Festheads, Showbams and Fest300 as well as LA Weekly and other print publications.