U.S. Attorney W. Stephen Muldrow
On June 19, 2019, President Donald J. Trump announced the nomination of W. Stephen Muldrow to be the United States Attorney for the District of Puerto Rico. USA Muldrow was favorably recommended for confirmation by the Senate Judiciary Committee, and was confirmed by the full Senate on September 26, 2019.
USA Muldrow previously served as Acting United States Attorney for the Middle District of Florida from March 2017 to January 2018. From July 2013 to March 2017, he served as the First Assistant U.S. Attorney to United States Attorney A. Lee Bentley, III. Mr. Muldrow worked as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Middle District of Florida since 2001, where he also served as an Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF) prosecutor, a Senior Litigation Counsel, and Chief of the Major Crimes Section. Before that, he was an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the District of Puerto Rico from 1995 to 2001, where he served as Puerto Rico's Lead OCDETF Attorney and Coordinator for the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) Task Force.
In 1989, Mr. Muldrow joined the Department of Justice through the Honors Program as a Trial Attorney in the Tax Division, Civil Trial Section, Northern Region (Washington, D.C.), where he remained until 1995. From 1988 to 1989, he worked as a Law Clerk for the United States Marshals Service, Office of Legal Counsel (Washington, D.C.). Mr. Muldrow earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics with a minor in Spanish from Bucknell University (1986), his law degree with honors from The American University, Washington College of Law (1989), and a Master of Arts in Law & International Affairs from The American University (1989).