President Donald Trump has nominated an assistant U.S. lawyer to function the brand new chief federal prosecutor in Milwaukee.
Trump introduced Friday he has chosen Matthew Krueger to function U.S. lawyer for the Japanese District of Wisconsin. Krueger has labored within the U.S. lawyer’s workplace since 2013.
He additionally has served as an affiliate on the Sidley Austin LLP regulation agency and labored within the U.S. Division of Justice’s solicitor basic’s workplace. He holds a regulation diploma from the College of Minnesota.
Pending Senate affirmation, he would substitute U.S. Lawyer Gregory J. Haanstad, who took over the submit after his predecessor, Jim Santelle, abruptly retired in 2015. Later that yr investigators introduced that Santelle had misused his authorities bank card.