United States Attorney

How to Address a U.S. Attorney?

How would you address a letter for a United States Attorney?
———————– Pamela Addison

Dear Ms. Addison:
U.S. Attorneys are addressed as ‘the Honorable (Full Name)’.  In oral conversation or in a salutation they are addressed as ‘Mr./Ms. (Surname)’.

—-Envelope, official:
——–The Honorable
—-—-(Full Name)
—-—-United States Attorney for … (Place/Region)

—-Letter salutation:
—-—-Dear Mr./Ms. (Surname):

– Robert Hickey

How to Address a US Attorney

“The United States Attorneys serve as the principal litigators in the United States under the direction of the Attorney General. There are 93 United States Attorneys stationed throughout the United States and its territories. United States Attorneys are appointed by, and serve at the discretion of, the President of the United States, with the advice and consent of the United States Senate.  Each U.S. Attorney is the chief federal law enforcement officer of the United States within his or her particular jurisdiction.” – Offices of the United States Attorneys, United States Department of Justice.

Not Finding Your Question Answered?

—-#1)  At right on desktops, at the bottom of every page on tablets and phones, is a list of all the offices, officials & topics covered on the site.

—-#2)  After checking the list and reading the posts, if you don’t see your question answered send me an e-mail. I am pretty fast at sending a reply: usually the next day or so (unless I am traveling.)  Note: I don’t have mailing or Email addresses for any of the officials and I don’t keep track of offices that exist only in history books.

—-#3)  If I think your question is of interest to others, I will post the question & answer – always changing the names and specifics.

— Robert Hickey

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