Press Release

President Obama Nominates Ketanji Brown Jackson to U.S. Sentencing Commission


Morrison & Foerster attorney slated to guide federal court sentencing practices

Morrison & Foerster is proud to announce that Ketanji Brown Jackson has been nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as a member of the U.S. Sentencing Commission. Ms. Jackson has been Of Counsel at Morrison & Foerster in Washington D.C. since 2007. Prior to joining the firm, she held roles in the public arena, including Assistant Federal Public Defender in the District of Columbia, as well as Assistant Special Counsel to the U.S. Sentencing Commission. "Ms. Jackson has established herself as both a top-flight attorney and a dedicated public servant," President Obama said. "I am grateful for her willingness to serve and confident that she will be an unwavering voice for justice and fairness on the Sentencing Commission."




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