Meet the Director

Juan P. Osuna

Juan P. Osuna was appointed as Director of the Executive Office for Immigration Review in May 2011. He served as Acting Director from December 2010 to May 2011. Mr. Osuna received a bachelor of arts degree in 1985 from George Washington University, a juris doctorate in 1988 from the Washington College of Law at American University, and a master of arts degree in law and international affairs in 1989 from American University’s School of International Service. From June 2010 until December 2010, Mr. Osuna served the Department of Justice as an Associate Deputy Attorney General working on immigration policy, Indian country matters, pardons and commutations, and other issues. From May 2009 to June 2010, he was a Deputy Assistant Attorney General in the Civil Division, Office of Immigration Litigation, where, in addition to handling immigration policy, he oversaw civil immigration-related litigation in the federal courts. From September 2008 until May 2009, Mr. Osuna served as Chairman of the Board of Immigration Appeals. From August 2000 to September 2008, Mr. Osuna was a Board Member, serving as both Acting Chairman and Acting Vice Chairman. Prior to that, he held various senior editorial and management positions at West Group (now Thomson West), a leading legal publisher. He teaches immigration policy at George Mason University School of Law in Arlington, Va. Mr. Osuna is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar.

Updated January 23, 2015