Benjamin C. Glassman
Benjamin C. Glassman serves as the United States Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio by appointment of the court. An Assistant United States Attorney since 2005, Mr. Glassman has previously been the district’s Acting United States Attorney, First Assistant, Appellate Chief, Acting Criminal Chief, Professional Responsibility Officer, and Reentry and Prevention Coordinator. He has argued more than one hundred cases before the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and has tried multiple cases to verdict. Mr. Glassman holds a B.A., magna cum laude, from Rice University and a J.D., magna cum laude, from Harvard Law School. He served as a law clerk for United States District Judge Susan J. Dlott and for United States Circuit Judge Ronald Lee Gilman, and he worked in private practice in Cincinnati before entering government service. Mr. Glassman serves on the Terrorism and National Security Subcommittee of the Attorney General’s Advisory Committee, as well as the Department of Justice’s Heroin & Opioid, Health Care Fraud, Domestic Terrorism, and MS-13 Working Groups. He is a member of the interagency Domestic Terrorism Executive Committee, and serves as the Vice Chairman of the Executive Board of the Ohio High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area. He is also a member of the Rules Advisory Committee for the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and the Local Rules Committee for the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio.