Jennifer B. Dickey is a Deputy Associate Attorney General at the U.S. Department of Justice. In that role, Mrs. Dickey provides oversight of the Civil Division, the Civil Rights Division, and the Foreign Claims Settlement Commission.
Before her current position, Mrs. Dickey served as Special Assistant to the President and Associate Counsel to the President. In that capacity, she provided legal advice on a wide array of executive actions and rulemakings, civil litigation, and judicial nominations. She also previously served as a Counsel in the Office of Legal Policy at the U.S. Department of Justice and worked as a commercial and appellate litigator in private practice. Earlier in her career, Mrs. Dickey served as a law clerk for the Honorable Clarence Thomas of the Supreme Court of the United States and the Honorable William H. Pryor Jr. of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.
Mrs. Dickey earned her law degree magna cum laude from Duke University School of Law, where she was an Executive Editor of the Duke Law Journal, and her undergraduate degree magna cum laude from Dartmouth College.