Kevin Ritz confirmed by U.S. Senate as new U.S. Attorney

By , Daily Memphian Published: September 22, 2022 6:27 PM CT

Ritz was recommended to the White House by U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen of Memphis and succeeds Joe Murphy, who had been acting U.S. Attorney since February 2021.


Kevin Ritz U.S. Attorney for the Western District Steve Cohen

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