Kelly Currie, the first Assistant U.S. Attorney in the U.S. Attorney’s office for the Eastern District of New York, is returning to the Crowell & Moring LLP law firm.
Currie served as acting U.S. Attorney after Loretta Lynch, the previous head of the Brooklyn office, was confirmed in April 2015 as U.S. Attorney General. Since December, Rob Capers has been the Senate-confirmed permanent successor to Lynch as U.S. Attorney in Brooklyn.
“Kelly Currie is a consummate public servant: dedicated, selfless, and fair,” Lynch said in a statement.
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