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Joseph E. DiGenova

Joseph E. diGenova, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1970, United States District Court District of Columbia 1970, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1972. Member of American Bar Association (committee grand jury 1983-1987, criminal justice section since 1982, white collar crime committee since 1988), Gridiron Club.

Background

  • DiGenova, Joseph E. was born on February 22, 1945 in Wilmington, Delaware, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Cinn., 1967. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1970.

    Career

    • Law clerk to associate judge District of Columbia Court Appeals, 1970-1971. Director, general counsel University Cincinnati Project, 1971-1972. Assistant United States attorney Office of the United States Attorney, Washington, 1972-1975, principal assistant United States attorney, 1982-1983.

      United States attorney, 1983-1988. Counsel on intelligence matters Office of the United States Attorney General, 1976. Counsel for select committee on intelligence United States Senate, 1975-1976, counsel for subcommittee on District of Columbia, committee government affairs, 1976, counsel for committee on judiciary, 1978, chief counsel, staff advisor for committee on rules and administration, 1981.

      Administrative assistant, legislation counsel United States Senator Charles Mathias, 1979. United States Attorney for District of Columbia, 1983-1988. Partner Bishop, Cook, Purcell & Reynolds, 1988-1990, Manatt Phelps & Phillips, 1991-1995.

      Founding partner diGenova & Toensing, since 1996. Indiana counsel Clinton passport file search matter, 1992-1995. Appointed grievance committee United States District Court District of Columbia, 1994.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1970, United States District Court District of Columbia 1970, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1972.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association (committee grand jury 1983-1987, criminal justice section since 1982, white collar crime committee since 1988), Gridiron Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, music, singing.

    Connections

    • Son of Egidio Joseph and Elizabeth (Castelline) diG. Married Victoria Toensing, June 27, 1981. Children: Todd, Brady, Amy.
    • father: Egidio Joseph diGenova
    • mother: Elizabeth (Castelline) diGenova
    • spouse: Victoria Toensing
    • children: Todd diGenova
    • Brady diGenova
    • Amy diGenova
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    Born February 22, 1945
    (age 72)
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