An Evening with Mythili Raman
Join SABA-DC for an evening with Mythili Raman, the acting Assistant Attorney General for the Criminal Division of the Department Justice. Appointed as the head of the Criminal Division in March 2013, Ms. Raman oversees the prosecution of federal crimes, including fraud, public corruption, organized crime, and computer crimes. Ms. Raman will discuss her career as a federal prosecutor, the goals of the Criminal Division, and take questions from the audience.
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by June 18 to attend. Hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served during the reception. SABA-DC thanks Kirkland & Ellis for sponsoring this event and its longtime support of SABA-DC.
Date: Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Time: Reception: 6pm to 7pm & Remarks: 7pm to 8pm
Where: Kirkland & Ellis, 655 15th St NW
Ms. Raman joined the Department of Justice in 1996, as a trial attorney in the Criminal Division’s Narcotic and Dangerous Drug Section, where she prosecuted narcotics cases in districts across the country. From 1999 to 2008, she served as an Assistant United States Attorney in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Maryland, where she prosecuted and supervised dozens of criminal cases involving violent crime, financial fraud, narcotics, child exploitation and civil rights offenses. In Maryland, she served as Branch Chief of the district’s Greenbelt office and then as the district’s Appellate Chief. For her work in Greenbelt, Ms. Raman received numerous honors and awards, including the Director’s Award for Superior Performance and the Special Award of Honor from the International Narcotic Enforcement Officers' Association. In 2006, on a detail from the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Ms. Raman served as Senior Counsel to the Deputy Attorney General, advising the Deputy Attorney General on a variety of criminal law matters and managing the day-to-day work of the President's Identity Theft Task Force.
Ms. Raman began her legal career as a law clerk for the Honorable Francis D. Murnaghan, Jr. of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. She graduated summa cum laude from Yale University in 1991 and with honors from the University of Chicago Law School in 1994.