Benton J. Campbell

Benton J. Campbell is a partner in the New York office of Latham & Watkins LLP, specializing in white-collar corporate and regulatory matters, internal investigations, and compliance issues. Prior to joining Latham, Campbell spent 16 years at the U.S. Department of Justice, where he served as the interim U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of New York from 2007 to 2010. His tenure was marked by an increase in the profile of the Eastern District, and he has been featured in a number of publications, including “For Federal Prosecutor, Low-Key Style in High-Profile Job,” New York Times (March 28, 2010) and “Low-Key U.S. Attorney Lands High-Profile Cases,” (March 22, 2010) (originally printed in the New York Law Journal). Campbell has also held several other prominent positions within the DOJ, including acting chief of staff and principal deputy assistant attorney general of the criminal division in Washington, D.C., and was a member of the Enron Task Force and a recipient of the Attorney General’s Award for Exceptional Service, the department’s highest award.

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