U.S. Attorney Spotlight
Southern District of Texas
Kenneth Magidson is the 22nd Presidentially appointed United States Attorney for the Southern District of Texas and, as such, is the chief law enforcement officer responsible for prosecuting and defending the interests of the United States in the seventh largest district in the nation. Magidson began serving as U.S. Attorney on Sept. 30, 2011, following his presidential nomination in June 2011 and subsequent unanimous Senate confirmation.
Wifredo A. Ferrer
Southern District of Florida
Wifredo A. Ferrer was nominated by President Barack Obama and confirmed by the Senate on April 22, 2010 to serve as United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida. As United States Attorney, Ferrer is the chief federal law enforcement officer for the District.