|Name||John L. Brownlee|
Roanoke, Virginia , United States
|| 00, 1965
|Last Modifed||The Sunset Provision|
Apr 21, 2009 02:54pm
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|Info||John L. Brownlee was appointed United States Attorney for the Western District of Virginia by President George W. Bush on October 16, 2001. As U.S. Attorney, Mr. Brownlee is responsible for the prosecution of violations of federal law within the district and with the civil representation of federal agencies located in the district. |
Prior to his appointment as U.S. Attorney, John Brownlee was an associate attorney for the Roanoke based law firm Woods, Rogers & Hazlegrove, PLC, in Roanoke, Virginia. He also served as an Assistant United States Attorney for the District of Columbia and law clerk to Chief Judge Sam Wilson in Abingdon and Roanoke, Virginia.
Mr. Brownlee received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Accounting from Washington and Lee University in 1987. He received his law degree from the College of William and Mary in Virginia in 1994. Prior to entering law school, he served in the United States Army as an Infantry Lieutenant. While in the military, Mr. Brownlee successfully completed the Army's rigorous Airborne and Ranger programs.
John Brownlee is married to the former Lee Ann Necessary of Millers Creek, North Carolina. They have two daughters, Thompson Ann and Catherine Harris.