United States Attorney for the District of Maryland

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The U.S. Attorney for the District of Maryland is the chief federal law enforcement officer for the State of Maryland. Rod J. Rosenstein is the U.S. Attorney for the District.[1] The United States District Court for the District of Maryland has jurisdiction over all cases prosecuted by the U.S. Attorney.

Organization[edit]

The Office is organized into divisions handling civil, criminal, and civil rights matters.

Former U.S. Attorneys for the District of Maryland[edit]

  • Richard Potts 1789-1792
  • Zebulon Hollingsworth 1792-1806
  • John Stephen 1806-1810
  • Thomas B. Dorsey 1810-1812
  • Elias Glenn 1812-1824
  • Nathaniel Williams 1824-1841
  • Zaccheus Collins Lee 1841-1845
  • William L. Marshall 1845-1850
  • Zaccheus Collins Lee 1850-1853
  • William M. Addison 1853-1862
  • William Price 1862-1865
  • William J. Jones 1865-1866
  • William Price 1866-1867
  • Andrew Sterett Ridgley 1867-1869
  • Archibald Stirling, Jr. 1869-1886
  • Thomas Gordon Hayes 1886-1890
  • John T. Ensor 1890-1894
  • William L. Marbury 1894-1898
  • John C. Rose 1898-1910
  • John P. Hill 1910-1915
  • Samuel K. Dennis 1915-1920
  • Robert R. Carman 1920-1922
  • Amos W. W. Woodcock 1922-1931
  • Simon E. Sobeloff 1931-1934
  • Bernard J. Flynn 1934-1953
  • George C. Doub 1953-1956
  • Walter E. Black, Jr. 1956-1957
  • Leon H. A. Pierson 1957-1961
  • Joseph D. Tydings 1961-1963
  • Robert H. Kernon 1963
  • Thomas J. Kenney 1963-1967
  • Stephen H. Sachs 1967-1970
  • George Beall 1970-1975
  • Jervis S. Finney 1975-1978
  • Russell T. Baker 1978-1981
  • Herbert Better* 1981
  • J. Frederick Motz 1981-1985
  • Catherine C. Blake* 1985-1986
  • Breckinridge L. Willcox 1986-1991
  • Richard D. Bennett 1991-1993
  • Gary P. Jordan* 1993
  • Lynne A. Battaglia 1993-2001
  • Stephen Schenning* 2001
  • Thomas M. DiBiagio 2001-2005
  • Allen F. Loucks* 2005
  • Rod J. Rosenstein 2005–Present

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