United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York

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The United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York is the chief federal law enforcement officer in eight New York counties: New York (Manhattan), Bronx, Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange, Dutchess and Sullivan.wikipedia
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Geoffrey Berman

Geoffrey S. Berman
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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.

Preet Bharara

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Preet Bharara was the district's previous U.S. Attorney, having been appointed under President Barack Obama in 2009. Preet Bharara had taken over the post from Lev L. Dassin, who was acting as the interim U.S. Attorney after Michael J. Garcia, appointed by President George W. Bush in 2005, stepped down in December 2008 to join the partnership of New York law firm Kirkland & Ellis. In the TV series Billions, Paul Giamatti plays a character based on Preet Bharara.
Preetinder Singh Bharara (born October 13, 1968) is an American lawyer who served as the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York from 2009 to 2017.

Joon Kim

Joon H. Kim
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.
Joon Hyun Kim (born May 26, 1971) is an American attorney who served as the acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York from March 2017 to January 2018.

Michael J. Garcia

Preet Bharara had taken over the post from Lev L. Dassin, who was acting as the interim U.S. Attorney after Michael J. Garcia, appointed by President George W. Bush in 2005, stepped down in December 2008 to join the partnership of New York law firm Kirkland & Ellis.
He is a former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York (2005–2008).

United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

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The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York has jurisdiction over all cases prosecuted by the U.S. Attorney.
The United States Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York represents the United States in civil and criminal litigation in the court.

Lev L. Dassin

Preet Bharara had taken over the post from Lev L. Dassin, who was acting as the interim U.S. Attorney after Michael J. Garcia, appointed by President George W. Bush in 2005, stepped down in December 2008 to join the partnership of New York law firm Kirkland & Ellis.
Lev L. Dassin (born 10 September 1965) was the acting US Attorney for the Southern District of New York serving in the position from December 2008 until August 2009.

United States Attorney

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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.

Manhattan

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The United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York is the chief federal law enforcement officer in eight New York counties: New York (Manhattan), Bronx, Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange, Dutchess and Sullivan.
Both the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York and United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit are located in Lower Manhattan's Foley Square, and the U.S. Attorney and other federal offices and agencies maintain locations in that area.

United States Attorney for the District of New York

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In 1814, the District of New York was divided into the Northern and the Southern District.
In 1814, the District of New York was split into the Northern and the Southern District, and in 1815 the first U.S. Attorneys were appointed for the new districts.

Michael F. Armstrong

Armstrong was an Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York from 1962 to 1967, after which he returned to Cahill Gordon as a partner in 1968.

United States Attorney for the Northern District of New York

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In 1814, the District of New York was divided into the Northern and the Southern District.
The original District of New York, established in 1789, was divided in 1814 into the Southern and the Northern District.

Rudy Giuliani

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That year he became the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, holding the position until 1989.

John Marshall Harlan (1899–1971)

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Later he served as Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York and as Special Assistant Attorney General of New York.

Patrick Fitzgerald

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In 1996, Fitzgerald became the National Security Coordinator for the Office of the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York.

Michael Mukasey

Michael B. Mukasey
Mukasey practiced law for 20 years in New York City, serving for four years as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York in which he worked with Rudolph Giuliani.

Kirkland & Ellis

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Preet Bharara had taken over the post from Lev L. Dassin, who was acting as the interim U.S. Attorney after Michael J. Garcia, appointed by President George W. Bush in 2005, stepped down in December 2008 to join the partnership of New York law firm Kirkland & Ellis.

Billions (TV series)

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In the TV series Billions, Paul Giamatti plays a character based on Preet Bharara.
The series is loosely based on the activities of Preet Bharara, the former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and his legal battles with hedge fund manager Steve Cohen of S.A.C. Capital Advisors.

Mary Grace Quackenbos

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Due to these investigations the Department of Justice ultimately hired her as Special Assistant United States District Attorney for the Southern District of New York.

Paul Giamatti

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In the TV series Billions, Paul Giamatti plays a character based on Preet Bharara.
Giamatti plays a lead role in the Showtime series Billions, portraying the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York.

The Bronx

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The United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York is the chief federal law enforcement officer in eight New York counties: New York (Manhattan), Bronx, Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange, Dutchess and Sullivan.

Westchester County, New York

Westchester CountyWestchesterWestchester, New York
The United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York is the chief federal law enforcement officer in eight New York counties: New York (Manhattan), Bronx, Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange, Dutchess and Sullivan.

Putnam County, New York

PutnamPutnam County Putnam County, New York
The United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York is the chief federal law enforcement officer in eight New York counties: New York (Manhattan), Bronx, Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange, Dutchess and Sullivan.

Rockland County, New York

RocklandRockland CountyRockland County, NY
The United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York is the chief federal law enforcement officer in eight New York counties: New York (Manhattan), Bronx, Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange, Dutchess and Sullivan.

Orange County, New York

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The United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York is the chief federal law enforcement officer in eight New York counties: New York (Manhattan), Bronx, Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange, Dutchess and Sullivan.