OAG OPERATING STATUS: Beginning Monday, June 1, 2020, the Office of the Attorney General will be open for public access during regular business hours, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday-Friday. In support of the ongoing effort to promote public health and safety, we continue to ask the public to contact our office by phone or email to the extent possible. Contact information for all divisions can be found on our Contact Us page (click here).
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March 20, 2020, Tamuning, Guam-The Consumer Protection Division (CPD) of the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) has received 30 cases of suspected price gouging violations since the law went into effect earlier this week. In order to carry out thorough price-gouging investigations, the OAG asks residents to include as much information as possible when…
March 19, 2020, Tamuning, Guam- Residents and retailers are reminded that the advertisement or sale of products falsely claiming to prevent, effectively combat, or treat COVID-19 is illegal and violates Guam law. Merchants, distributors and businesses are warned that penalties for violating this law include a $5000 fine per violation. Reputable and reliable sources for…
March 17, 2020, Tamuning, Guam- Residents should be on high alert for another wave of scams that are circulating locally. This morning, the Consumer Protection Division (CPD) of the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) received at least 10 separate reports of fraudulent phone calls from people claiming to be employed with or by the…
About Attorney General Leevin Taitano Camacho
Throughout his career, Attorney General Leevin Taitano Camacho has been an advocate for everyday people. From teaching in the Guam public school system, working with low-income communities in Seattle and Boston, and fighting to protect Pagat Village, Attorney General Camacho has acted in the service of people.
Attorney General Camacho attended John F. Kennedy High School and the University of Washington. After graduating from Boston University School of Law, he clerked for the Supreme Court of Guam before entering private practice.
Attorney General Camacho was in private practice for 12 years before being elected. During that time, he handled over 100 criminal cases and over 15 Supreme Court of Guam appeals. He assisted the governments of Guam and the CNMI in reviewing complex environmental impact studies. He has also litigated several land rights and environmental justice cases, including a lawsuit to stop the construction of a firing range complex over Pagat Village and a case challenging the proposed development of a high-rise tower in southern Guam. He was also local counsel in a national lawsuit seeking to extend voting rights to U.S. citizens living in the territories.