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J.B. Van Hollen Edit Profile

also known as John Byron Van Hollen

Prosecutor , state attorney general

J.B. Van Hollen, American state attorney general, former prosecutor. Bar: Wisconsin 1990, United States District Court (western district) Wisconsin 1990. Member of American Bar Association, Dane County Bar Association.

Background

Hollen, J.B. Van was born on February 19, 1966 in Chetek, Wisconsin, United States. Son of John C. and Rosella Van Hollen.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science and Economics, St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota, 1988. Juris Doctor, University Wisconsin Law School, Madison, 1990.

Career

Assistant state public defender, Spooner, Wisconsin, 1990—1991. Assistant United States attorney (western district) Wisconsin United States Department Justice, 1991—1993, United States attorney (western district) Wisconsin, 2002—2005. District attorney Ashland County, Wisconsin, 1993—1999, Bayfield County, 1999—2002.

Attorney Dewitt, Ross & Stevens, South Carolina, Madison, 2005—2007. Attorney general State of Wisconsin, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Bar: Wisconsin 1990, United States District Court (western district) Wisconsin 1990.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, Dane County Bar Association.

Connections

Married Lynne Pliner. Children: Byron, Madelyn.

father:
John C.

mother:
Rosella Van Hollen

spouse:
Lynne Pliner

children:
Madelyn Hollen

Byron Hollen