Colleen Piccone - Federal attorney with more than 20 years of experience

Deputy Associate Chief Counsel at United States Department of Homeland Security [DHS]



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United States

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A federal attorney with more than 20 years of experience with such government entities as the United States Department of Justice, the Department of the Treasury, the Department of State and the Department of Homeland Security, Colleen Piccone presently serves as Deputy Associate Chief Counsel for Customs and Border Protection for the Department of Homeland Security. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, Ms. Piccone earned a Bachelor of Arts in Russian and Soviet Studies before enrolling at Brooklyn Law School. Over the next three years, Colleen Piccone continued to build upon her solid academic record at Brooklyn Law, taking top honors in American Bar Association negotiations competitions and enriching her studies as a summer associate in Coudert Brothers’ Paris office. Following receipt of her Juris Doctor, Ms. Piccone embarked on a prolific career as a federal lawyer, joining the US Customs Service after law school.

Colleen Piccone's Education and Qualifications


Certificate - Russian Language

Pushkin Institute


PhD/Doctorate - Law

Brooklyn Law School


Bachelor/Degree - Russian and Soviet Studies

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Colleen Piccone's Additional Information



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