Kustoff Statement on Senate Confirmation of Michael Dunavant to be U.S. Attorney
Memphis, Tennessee – U.S. Representative David Kustoff (TN-08) today released the following statement regarding the United States Senate’s confirmation of Michael Dunavant to serve as United States Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee.
“I am proud to congratulate Mike Dunavant on his confirmation to serve as U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee,” said Kustoff. “I could not think of a more fitting role for Mike, as he is a lifelong West Tennessean and a proven public servant. Since 2006, Mike has served as the District Attorney General for Tennessee’s 25th Judicial District, and I know he will continue to enforce the law and make public safety his top priority as West Tennessee’s chief federal law enforcement officer.
“I also want to thank Acting U.S. Attorney Lawrence J. Laurenzi for his tremendous service to West Tennessee and commend his distinguished legal career.”