The Administrative Division
Carlton S. Shier, IV, First Assistant United States Attorney, and Lois Elam, Acting Administrative Officer
The Administrative Division of the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Kentucky provides a broad variety of resource based programs in support of the United States Attorney.
The Appellate Division
Charles Wisdom, Chief
The Appellate Division is responsible for the supervision and coordination of all appellate litigation in which the Eastern District of Kentucky US Attorney’s office represents the federal government.
The Civil Division
Lee Gentry, Chief
The Civil Division has representatives in each of our offices and consists of the Defensive Civil Litigation Unit.
The Criminal Division
Ron L. Walker, Jr., Chief
The Criminal Division is responsible for prosecuting violations of federal criminal laws, including firearms and violent crimes, drug trafficking, child exploitation, immigration, and other offenses.
Criminal Division Units:
The Fraud Division
Paul McCaffrey, Chief
The Fraud Division enforces criminal and civil laws related to various types of frauds, including public corruption matters, healthcare fraud, online fraud schemes, and others.