Warren Tolman is currently the Senior Vice President of EnTrustPermal, a leading global alternative asset manager specializing in providing investment solutions to public, corporate, and multi-employer pension funds. He also serves as a strategic consultant for SEIU 1199 and as a strategist and consultant to several startup companies and businesses. Mr. Tolman is an experienced lawyer, formerly serving as Senior Counsel at Holland & Knight LLP for 11 years after working as an attorney at Burns and Levinson from 1987 to 1999. He successfully ran for the Massachusetts House of Representatives in 1990 and the State Senate in 1994, serving two terms in each branch. Mr. Tolman was the 1998 Democratic nominee for the Massachusetts lieutenant governorship before running for governor in 2002 and attorney general in 2014.
He speaks regularly on a wide variety of state and governmental issues and has published numerous articles and commentary. Mr. Tolman has taught at Boston College Law School and Northeastern University School of Law. Residing in his hometown of Watertown, he is active in a number of different civic and charitable organizations. Mr. Tolman is a graduate of Amherst College and Boston College Law School cum laude.