THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release November 1, 1993
PRESIDENT NAMES U.S. ATTORNEYS IN THREE STATES
President Clinton announced his intention today to nominate three individuals to be United States Attorneys. Charles Stevens is the President's choice for the Eastern District of California, Patrick Patterson for the Northern District of Florida, and Katrina Pflaumer for the Western District of Washington. Charles Stevens is the partner in charge of the Sacramento, CA office of the law firm of Gibson, Dunn and Crutcher, and an adjunct professor of law at Sacramento's McGeorge School of Law. From 1984-87, he was the Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Central District of California. Stevens, 36, is a graduate of Colgate University and the Boalt Hall School of Law at the University of California. He lives in Sacramento with his wife, Ann. Patrick Patterson has been an Assistant State Attorney in the state of Florida since 1983. He had previously practiced law privately, and was a partner in the firm of Patterson and Susco. In addition, Patterson worked briefly as an assistant public defender. A graduate of Tulane University and the University of Florida Law School, he lives in Pensacola with his wife, Anne. He is 44 years old. Katrina Pflaumer, a Seattle attorney, has been in private legal practice since 1980. Prior to that, she had spent three years as a Federal public defender for the Western District of Washington, and two years as public defender for Seattle and King County. Pflaumer holds a B.A. from Smith College, M.A. from Columbia University, and J.D. from the New York University School of Law. A resident of Seattle, she is 48 years old.
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