|United States Attorney General|
December 23, 2020 – January 20, 2021
|Deputy||Richard Donoghue (acting)|
|Preceded by||William Barr|
|Succeeded by||Merrick Garland|
|38th United States Deputy Attorney General|
May 22, 2019 – December 23, 2020
|Preceded by||Rod Rosenstein|
|Succeeded by||Lisa Monaco|
|21st United States Deputy Secretary of Transportation|
May 18, 2017 – May 21, 2019
|Preceded by||Victor Mendez|
|Succeeded by||Polly Trottenberg|
|General Counsel of the United States Department of Transportation|
December 2003 – June 2006
|President||George W. Bush|
|Preceded by||Kirk Van Tine|
|Succeeded by||David Gribbin|
Jeffrey Adam Rosen
April 2, 1958
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S
|Education||Northwestern University (BA)|
Harvard University (JD)
Jeffrey Adam Rosen (born April 2, 1958) is an American lawyer. Rosen was the Acting United States Attorney General from December 23, 2020 to January 20, 2021. He was the 38th United States Deputy Attorney General from May 22, 2019 until he became acting Attorney General. He was the 21st United States Deputy Secretary of Transportation from May 18, 2017 to May 21, 2019. He was a senior partner at the law firm Kirkland & Ellis.
On February 19, 2019, President Donald Trump announced his plans to nominate Rosen for United States Deputy Attorney General replacing Rod Rosenstein. He was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on May 16.
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- "PN102 - Nomination of Jeffrey A. Rosen to be Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Transportation, 115th Congress (2017-2018)". www.congress.gov. March 29, 2017. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
- Balsamo, Michael (February 19, 2019). "Trump nominates Jeffrey Rosen for deputy attorney general". The Sacramento Bee. Archived from the original on February 20, 2019. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
- @realDonaldTrump (2020-12-14). "... Deputy Attorney General Jeff Rosen, an outstanding person, will become Acting Attorney General" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
- "William Barr To Step Down As Attorney General Before Christmas". NPR.org. Archived from the original on December 14, 2020. Retrieved December 14, 2020.