Is Morris Pasqual Dating or Married? Love life Explained
On March 12, 2023, Morris “Sonny” Pasqual became the Acting United States Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois. This important role was given to him by Attorney General Merrick Garland. As Acting U.S. Attorney, Mr. Pasqual is in charge of enforcing federal laws in the Northern District, an area with around nine million people across 18 counties.
His job involves handling cases related to public corruption, financial fraud, terrorism, violent crime, cybercrime, drugs, civil rights, and more. With over 33 years of experience in the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Mr. Pasqual has worked on many significant cases. He oversees a team of over 300 employees, including 152 Assistant U.S. Attorneys in Chicago and Rockford.
Before this role, Mr. Pasqual held various positions, such as Chief of different sections, and he’s been involved in around 45 jury trials. He’s also taught law at Northwestern University’s Pritzker School of Law.
Mr. Pasqual’s legal journey started when he earned his law degree in 1981 from Creighton University School of Law. He previously worked as a Trial Attorney for the United States Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division. In that role, he dealt with cases involving criminal bid-rigging, price-fixing, and obstruction of justice.
Morris Pasqual Wife
He is married to Jennifer Pasqual, who is also a lawyer and a partner at the law firm of Sidley Austin LLP.
He’s well-educated, earning his bachelor’s degree in political science from Seton Hall University. With his extensive experience and dedication to justice, Mr. Pasqual now leads the legal efforts to keep the Northern District of Illinois safe and just.