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Legislative staff member

Richard Stanton, American legislative staff member.


Stanton, Richard was born in 1964 in Lakewood, Ohio, United States.


Bachelor, Boston College, 1986. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1989.


Clerk to Chief Judge Thomas Lambros United States District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1989—1991. Assistant general counsel, Office of General Counsel United States House Republican, 1991—1995. Partner Freer & McGarry, Washington, District of Columbia, 1995—1998.

Associate independent counsel, Office of Indiana Counsel United States Department of Justice, 1995—1998. Counsel Nixon Peabody, Washington, District of Columbia, 1998—2000, partner, 2001—2003. Oversight, investigations counsel United States House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee, 2003—2006.

Counsel United States House Natural Resources Committee, 2007, Republican staff director, Office of Indian Affairs, insular affairs subcommittee, since 2008.