DOJ Names Ex-NY Prosecutor As Acting Criminal Division Head

Law360, New York (March 21, 2014, 5:47 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of Justice named former New York federal prosecutor David O’Neil to be the acting head of its criminal division on Friday, as the Obama administration continues to wait on its nomination of Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP partner Leslie Caldwell to clear the Senate.

O’Neil previously served as the chief of staff to Deputy Attorney General James M. Cole, focusing on criminal and white collar concerns, and was a key player behind the federal government's settlement with Internet content and service providers such...
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