Lunch Program with United States Attorney for the Western District, David J. Hickton
Join United States Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania David J. Hickton, for a lunch program on April 8th, 2014 from 12:30pm - 1:30pm as he shares his experiences in government practice.
Mr. Hickton, a graduate of Pitt Law, was nominated for United States Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania by President Barack Obama on May 20, 2010, and was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on Aug. 5, 2010. He was sworn in as the District's 57th U.S. Attorney on Aug.12, 2010.
Prior to becoming U.S. Attorney, Mr. Hickton co-founded Burns, White & Hickton LLC in 1987. From 1983 to 1987 he was an Associate Attorney at Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote. He practiced in the areas of transportation, litigation, commercial and white collar crime. Mr. Hickton began his legal career serving as a Law Clerk for the Honorable United States District Judge Gustave Diamond from 1981 to 1983. For more than a decade, Mr. Hickton was an Adjunct Professor of Law at Duquesne University School of Law where he taught antitrust.
If you are interested in working for the federal government or you aspire to serve as an Assistant United States Attorney, this program will be beneficial for you!
ALL STUDENTS ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND. RSVP via Symplicity by noon on Monday, April 7, 2014.