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James D. Gatta

James D. Gatta

United States Attorneys Office Eastern District Of New York
Chief, Criminal Division
Brooklyn, NY, USA

James Gatta is the Chief of the Criminal Division of the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York. As Chief, Jim supervises all the investigations and prosecutions by the Office across a wide range of practice areas, which include corporate and securities fraud, national security and counterterrorism, cybercrime, sanctions violations, public corruption, international narcotics trafficking, and violent and organized crime. Jim joined the U.S. Attorney’s Office in June 2007, served in the General Crimes, Organized Crime and Racketeering and Public Integrity Sections, and held several senior supervisory positions within the Office prior to his current appointment, including Deputy Chief of the Criminal Division and Chief of the Public Integrity Section.

Before joining the Office, Jim was an associate of Goodwin Procter LLP in New York and clerked for the Honorable Frank Maas, a United States Magistrate Judge in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. Jim is a graduate of Fordham College and the Fordham University School of Law.

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