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Geoffrey Wilson

Geoffrey Wilson

Lecturer in Law

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699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA

Last Updated: August 16, 2018




Geoff Wilson is an assistant United States attorney in the Central District of California. Since 2007 he has been assigned to the Civil Division where he has prosecuted and defended a wide variety of cases including tort, employment, and civil rights cases.  He served as a deputy chief in the General Civil Section from 2016-2018, and has received the Director’s Award for Superior Performance as an assistant U.S. attorney, the Inspector General’s Award from the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and the Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency Award for Excellence for his work combating fraud. 

Prior to joining the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Wilson worked in Feature Film Business Affairs at Universal Pictures. He is a graduate of Loyola Law School where he was editor-in-chief of the Loyola of Los Angeles Entertainment Law Review and received the Otto Kaus Award for outstanding achievement in legal research, writing and editing.  He graduated with high distinction from the University of California San Diego.  

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