Southern District of Texas

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Kenneth Magidson, USAKenneth Magidson, USA

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.

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This district, 7th largest in terms of personnel, prosecutes more cases against more defendants than any other USAO nationwide, representing 43 counties and 8.3 million people and covering 44,000 square miles.


1000 Louisiana Street, Ste 2300
Houston, TX 77002
Phone: 713-567-9000
Fax: 713-718-3300
U.S. Courthouse
600 East Harrison, Suite 201
Brownsville, TX 71406
Phone: 956-548-2554
Fax: 956-548-2711
One Shoreline Plaza South Tower
800 N Shoreline Blvd., Suite 500
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Phone: 361-888-3111
Fax: 361-888-3200
P.O. Box 1179
1100 Matamoros, Suite 200
Laredo, TX 78042
Phone: 956-723-6523
Fax: 956-726-2266
Bentsen Tower
1701 West Hwy 83, Suite 600
McAllen, TX 73341
Phone: 956-618-8010
Fax: 956-618-8009
P.O. Box 2685
312 South Main, 3rd Floor
Victoria, TX 77902-2685
Phone: 361-576-9988
Fax: 361-579-6820

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