Matthew D. Krueger
Matthew D. Krueger took the oath of office to become the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin on February 22, 2018. As United States Attorney, Mr. Krueger is the top-ranking federal law enforcement official in the Eastern District of Wisconsin. Before taking office, United States Attorney Krueger was an Assistant United States Attorney in the Eastern District of Wisconsin. He served in that role since 2013, first in the Civil Division and then in the Criminal Division. He has prosecuted a variety of federal civil and criminal violations, including firearm offenses, health care fraud, and other financial crimes.
United States Attorney Krueger previously worked as an associate in an international law firm in Washington, DC. He also served as a Bristow Fellow in the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of the Solicitor General. He clerked for the Honorable Paul V. Niemeyer of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. United States Attorney Krueger received his B.S., with honors, from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and his J.D., summa cum laude, from the University of Minnesota Law School where he served as Editor in Chief of the Minnesota Law Review.