Department of Justice



950 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20530

Phone, 202-514-2000. Internet,


Chief of Staff Ann M. Harkins

Deputy Chief of Staff Wifredo Ferrer

Deputy Attorney General Eric H. Holder, Jr.

Principal Associate Deputy Gary G. Grindler

Attorney General

Associate Deputy Attorneys James E. Castello, General Bernie J. Delia, Nicholas M. Gess, Craig S. Iscoe, Brian A. Jackson, Ronald D. Lee, John T. Morton, Anthony S. Murry, Deborah S. Smolover, Bea Witzleben

Director, Executive Office for Ronald D. Lee, Acting

National Security

Associate Attorney General Raymond C. Fisher

Deputy Associate Attorneys Kenneth Chernof, Ivan General Fong, Mary Lou Leary, Douglas Letter, Ricki Seidman

Assistant Associate Attorney Alexandra Verveer


Senior Counsel, Office of Peter R. Steenland, Alternative Dispute Jr.


Solicitor General Seth P. Waxman

Inspector General Michael Bromwich

Assistant Attorney General, Office Randolph Moss, Acting

of Legal Counsel

Assistant Attorney General, Office Dennis K. Burke, of Legislative Affairs Acting

Assistant Attorney General, Office Eleanor D. Acheson

of Policy Development

Assistant Attorney General for Stephen R. Colgate


Assistant Attorney General, Joel I. Klein

Antitrust Division

Assistant Attorney General, Civil David O. Ogden, Acting


Assistant Attorney General, Civil Bill Lann Lee, Acting

Rights Division

Assistant Attorney General, Criminal James K. Robinson


Assistant Attorney General, Lois J. Schiffer

Environment and Natural Resources Division

Assistant Attorney General, Tax Loretta C. Argrett


Assistant Attorney General, Office Laurie Robinson

of Justice Programs

Director, Office of Public Affairs Myron Marlin

Directors, Office of Information and Richard L. Huff, Privacy Daniel J. Metcalfe

Director, Office of (vacancy)

Intergovernmental Affairs

Director, Executive Office for U.S. Donna Bucella


Director, Bureau of Prisons Kathleen M. Hawk Sawyer

Director, Federal Bureau of Louis J. Freeh


Director, United States Marshals Eduardo Gonzalez


Director, Executive Office for Kevin Rooney

Immigration Review

Director, Executive Office for Joseph Patchan

United States Trustees

Director, Community Relations Rose Ochi


Director, Community Oriented Joseph Brann

Policing Services

Administrator, Drug Enforcement Donnie R. Marshall


Commissioner, Immigration and Doris Meissner

Naturalization Service

Chairman, United States Parole Michael J. Gaines


Chairman, Foreign Claims Settlement David Bradley, Acting


Chief, INTERPOL-U.S. National John Imhoff

Central Bureau

Counsel, Office of Intelligence Frances Fragos Policy and Review Townsend

Counsel, Office of Professional Marshall Jarrett


Pardon Attorney Roger C. Adams


As the largest law firm in the Nation, the Department of Justice serves as counsel for its citizens. It represents them in enforcing the law in the public interest. Through its thousands of lawyers, investigators, and agents, the Department plays the key role in protection against criminals and subversion, in ensuring healthy competition of business in our free enterprise system, in safeguarding the consumer, and in enforcing drug, immigration, and naturalization laws.

The Department of Justice was established by act of June 22, 1870 (28 U.S.C. 501, 503, 509 note), with the Attorney General as its head. The affairs and activities of the Department of Justice are generally directed by the Attorney General.

Attorney General The Attorney General represents the United States in legal matters generally and gives advice and opinions to the President and to the heads of the executive departments of the Government when so requested. The Attorney General appears in person to represent the Government before the U.S. Supreme Court in cases of exceptional gravity or importance.

Community Relations The Service offers assistance to communities in resolving disputes relating to race, color, or national origin and facilitates the development of viable agreements as alternatives to coercion, violence, or litigation. It also assists and supports communities in developing local mechanisms as proactive measures to prevent or reduce racial/ethnic tensions.

For further information, contact any regional office or the Director, Community Relations Service, Department of Justice, Suite 2000, 600 E Street NW., Washington, DC 20530. Phone, 202-305-2935.

Regional Offices--Community Relations Service


Address Director Phone/FTS


Atlanta, GA (75 Piedmont Ave. NE., 30303)...... Ozell Sutton................................... 404-331-6883

Boston, MA (Suite 222, 308 Atlantic Ave., Martin A. Walsh................................ 617-424-5715


Chicago, IL (55 W. Monroe St., 60603).......... Jesse Taylor................................... 312-353-4391

Dallas, TX (1420 W. Mockingbird Ln., 75247).... Richard Sombrano, Acting....................... 214-655-8175

Denver, CO (1244 Speer Blvd., 80204-3584)...... Philip Arreda.................................. 303-844-2973

Kansas City, MO (323 W. 8th St., 64105)........ Atkins Warren.................................. 816-426-7434

Los Angeles, CA (888 S. Figuera St., 90017).... Ron Wakabayashi................................ 213-894-2941

New York, NY (26 Federal Plz., 10278).......... Moses Jones, Acting............................ 212-264-0700

Philadelphia, PA (2d & Chestnut Sts., 19106)... Henry Mitchum, Acting.......................... 215-597-2344

Seattle, WA (915 2d Ave., 98101)............... P. Diane Schneider, Acting..................... 206-220-6700


Intelligence The Office of Intelligence Policy and Review advises the Attorney General on all matters relating to national security; prepares and files all applications for surveillances and searches under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978; and assists Government agencies by providing legal advice on matters of national security law and policy.

Legal Counsel The Office of Legal Counsel provides written opinions and informal advice in response to requests from the various agencies of the Government typically dealing with legal issues involving agency disagreements or with pending legislation. The Office also is responsible for providing legal advice to the executive branch on all constitutional questions. All Executive orders and proclamations proposed to be issued by the President are reviewed by the Office of Legal Counsel for form and legality. The Office coordinates the work of the Department with respect to treaties, executive agreements, and international organizations.

Pardon Attorney The Office of the Pardon Attorney assists the President in the exercise of his pardon power under the Constitution. Generally, all requests for pardon or other forms of executive clemency, including commutation of sentence, are directed to the Pardon Attorney for investigation and review. The Pardon Attorney prepares the Department's recommendation to the President for final disposition of each application.

Solicitor General The Office of the Solicitor General represents the U.S. Government in cases before the Supreme Court. It decides what cases the Government should ask the Supreme Court to review and what position the Government should take in cases before the Court. It also supervises the preparation of the Government's Supreme Court briefs and other legal documents and the conduct of the oral arguments in the Court. The Solicitor General also decides whether the United States should appeal in all cases it loses before the lower courts.

U.S. Attorneys The Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys was created on April 6, 1953, to provide liaison between the Department of Justice in Washington, DC, and the U.S. attorneys. Its mission is to provide general executive assistance to the 94 Offices of the U.S. attorneys and to coordinate the relationship between the U.S. attorneys and the organization components of the Department of Justice and other Federal agencies.

U.S. Trustee Program The Program was established by the Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1978 (11 U.S.C. 101 et seq.) as a pilot effort in 10 regions encompassing 18 Federal judicial districts to promote the efficiency and protect the integrity of the bankruptcy system, and it identifies and helps investigate bankruptcy fraud and abuse. The Executive Office for U.S. Trustees provides day-to-day policy and legal direction, coordination, and control.

For further information, contact the Executive Office for U.S. Trustees, Department of Justice, Suite 700, 901 E Street NW., Washington, DC

20530. Phone, 202-307-1391. Internet,


Antitrust Division

The Assistant Attorney General in charge of the Antitrust Division is responsible for promoting and maintaining competitive markets by enforcing the Federal antitrust laws. This involves investigating possible antitrust violations, conducting grand jury proceedings, preparing and trying antitrust cases, prosecuting appeals, and negotiating and enforcing final judgments. The Division prosecutes serious and willful violations of antitrust laws by filing criminal suits that can lead to large fines and jail sentences. Where criminal prosecution is not appropriate, the Division seeks a court order forbidding future violations of the law and requiring steps by the defendant to remedy the anticompetitive effects of past violations.

The Division also is responsible for acting as an advocate of...

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