Milbank Tweed Forum
October 7, 2015
After seven years as litigation associate, Preet Bharara joined the office of the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York in 2000. Following a stint as counsel to the Senate Judiciary Committee, he became US Attorney for SDNY in 2009. He currently supervises more than 220 prosecutors, who handle cases that include domestic and international terrorism, narcotics and arms trafficking, white-collar crime, public corruption, gang violence, organized crime, and civil rights violations. A highly visible official, Bharara has drawn criticism for public comments he has made about cases. Join Dean Trevor Morrison as he engages Bharara in a discussion about criminal justice and his career.