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About The Office

The United States Attorney's Office is responsible for representing the federal government in virtually all litigation involving the United States in the Southern District of Illinois. This includes all criminal prosecutions for violations of federal law, civil lawsuits by and against the government, and actions to collect judgments and restitution on behalf of victims and taxpayers.

The attorneys and staff of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of Illinois are proud to represent residents of this large and culturally diverse district. It is the mission and the pledge of this office to represent the United States with determination, professionalism, and integrity.

Updated February 23, 2015