Deborah L. Connor
Acting Chief, Money Laundering and Asset Recovery Section, Criminal Division, U.S. Department of Justice, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., Miami University of Ohio; J.D., Georgetown
B.A., Miami of Ohio, J.D., cum laude, Georgetown. Professor Connor is the Acting Chief of the Money Laundering and Asset Recovery Section of the Criminal...Continue Reading
B.A., Miami of Ohio, J.D., cum laude, Georgetown. Professor Connor is the Acting Chief of the Money Laundering and Asset Recovery Section of the Criminal Division of the Department of Justice. She has been a criminal prosecutor for over 20 years serving as an Assistant United States Attorney for the District of Columbia from 1999 to 2015 including as the Chief of the Fraud and Public Corruption Section. Professor Connor has tried over 50 bench/jury trials during her tenure in both D.C. Superior Court and District Court. Her work with the United States Attorney’s office included serving four years as a Felony I prosecutor in the Sex Offense Domestic Violence Unit. She has also investigated and prosecuted white collar fraud cases and narcotics cases in federal court. Professor Connor served as a Deputy Chief in the Felony Major Crimes Unit where she supervised violent crimes investigations and prosecutions. Prior to joining the United States Attorney's Office, Professor Connor was a trial attorney in the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice.