|City Attorney of San Francisco|
1986 – December 11, 2001
|Preceded by||George Agnost|
|Succeeded by||Dennis Herrera|
|Member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors|
December 4, 1978 – September 5, 1986
|Preceded by||Dianne Feinstein|
|Succeeded by||Tom Hsieh|
|Constituency||At-large district (1981-1986)|
2nd district (1978-1980)
|Education||Michigan State University (B.A.)|
Columbia University (J.D.)
|Website||City Attorney website|
Louise Renne is a lawyer, former Supervisor and one-time City Attorney for the City and County of San Francisco, California.
Renne served in the seat until 1986, when she resigned to accept Feinstein's appointment of her as City Attorney, succeeding George Agnost to become the first female City Attorney in San Francisco history. At one time in the early 2000s, she was the direct supervisor of Kamala Harris, the current Vice President of the United States.
She served in the position until 2001 and was succeeded by Dennis Herrera.
Renne is a founding partner at the law firm Renne Public Law Group LLP.
- "Louise H. Renne '61 Honored by Peers". August 2003.
- "This DA Makes a Difference for Women | Articles | Giving women and minorities a greater voice around the world". 2010-12-19. Archived from the original on 2010-12-19. Retrieved 2021-09-15.
- Knight, Heather (July 6, 2004). "SAN FRANCISCO / Schools chief learns tough lessons on fraud / Ackerman's 4 years of fear, frustration pay off in settlement". SFGATE.