Minkler Resigns as U.S. Attorney for Southern District of Indiana

U.S. Attorney Josh J. Minkler is resigning after serving for over 26 years as a federal prosecutor in the Southern District of Indiana.

Posted: Nov 18, 2020 12:53 PM

United States Attorney Josh J. Minkler on Wednesday announced his resignation as the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana, Effective Nov. 21, 2020.

Following his resignation, Minkler plans to join a private law firm in the Indianapolis area on Nov. 23.

U.S. Attorney Minkler was appointed by President Trump as the United States Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana and unanimously confirmed by the United States Senate. He was sworn in as the current United States Attorney on Oct. 10, 2017.

Effective Nov. 22, First Assistant United States Attorney John Childress will succeed Minkler as Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana.

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