Geoffrey Berman

Geoffrey S. Berman
Geoffrey Steven Berman (born September 12, 1959) is an American lawyer serving as the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York since 2018.wikipedia
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United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York

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Geoffrey Steven Berman (born September 12, 1959) is an American lawyer serving as the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York since 2018.
Geoffrey Berman currently serves as United States Attorney, since replacing Acting Attorney Joon Kim on January 5, 2018 and being indefinitely appointed on April 25, 2018.

Trenton, New Jersey

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Berman, a native of Trenton, New Jersey, earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Bachelor of Science in Economics at the University of Pennsylvania in 1981.

Mudge Rose Guthrie Alexander & Ferdon

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Berman was subsequently engaged by Mudge Rose and Latham & Watkins, where he worked as a monitor to rid the New York Carpenter’s Union Power

Robert Khuzami

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That search was presumably conducted under the authority of Robert Khuzami, Berman’s top deputy.
On January 5, 2018 interim United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York Geoffrey Berman named Khuzami as Deputy US Attorney for Manhattan.

Masters of Deception

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Berman worked on several complex tax and fraud cases as a prosecutor, including the Masters of Deception computer hacking case.
The case was prosecuted by the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York by Assistant U.S. Attorneys Stephen Fishbein and Geoffrey S. Berman.

Thomas G. Clines

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There, he was part of a team that was able to prosecute former CIA employee, Thomas G. Clines, on tax fraud charges.
The prosecutors were Stuart E. Abrams, Geoffrey S. Berman and William M. Treanor.

United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

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He previously served as an Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York from 1990 to 1994.
The current United States Attorney is Geoffrey Berman since January 5, 2018.

Michael Cohen (lawyer)

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In April 2018, the office of Berman issued a search warrant of the office and hotel room of Michael Cohen, former lawyer of Donald Trump, for possible bank fraud and campaign finance violations.
The Interim U.S. Attorney, Geoffrey Berman, was recused.

Philip Kwon

Berman represented Philip Kwon, the deputy general counsel at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey during the Bridgegate trial.
At the federal trial in 2016, Kwon was represented by Geoffrey Berman, who would later be interviewed by President Trump for the role of U.S. Attorney, Southern District of New York.

Preet Bharara

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Upon President Donald Trump's firing Preet Bharara as U.S. Attorney, Trump reportedly interviewed Berman among other candidates for the position.

Assistant United States attorney

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He previously served as an Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York from 1990 to 1994.

United States Attorney General

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In January 2018, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Berman's appointment as interim U.S. Attorney for a statutory period of 120 days.

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In January 2018, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Berman's appointment as interim U.S. Attorney for a statutory period of 120 days.

Bachelor of Arts

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Berman, a native of Trenton, New Jersey, earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Bachelor of Science in Economics at the University of Pennsylvania in 1981.

Political science

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Berman, a native of Trenton, New Jersey, earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Bachelor of Science in Economics at the University of Pennsylvania in 1981.

Bachelor of Science

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Berman, a native of Trenton, New Jersey, earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Bachelor of Science in Economics at the University of Pennsylvania in 1981.

Economics

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Berman, a native of Trenton, New Jersey, earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Bachelor of Science in Economics at the University of Pennsylvania in 1981.

University of Pennsylvania

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Berman, a native of Trenton, New Jersey, earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Bachelor of Science in Economics at the University of Pennsylvania in 1981.

Stanford University

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He then studied law at Stanford University where he obtained a Juris Doctor degree in 1984.

Juris Doctor

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He then studied law at Stanford University where he obtained a Juris Doctor degree in 1984.

Stanford Law Review

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During his studies, he was the Note Editor of the Stanford Law Review.

Leonard I. Garth

Berman began his career as a law clerk for Judge Leonard I. Garth in the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

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Berman began his career as a law clerk for Judge Leonard I. Garth in the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Lawrence Walsh

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He served for three years as an associate to independent counsel Lawrence Walsh during investigation into the Iran–Contra affair 1987–1990.

Iran–Contra affair

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He served for three years as an associate to independent counsel Lawrence Walsh during investigation into the Iran–Contra affair 1987–1990.