Matt C. PinskerMatt C. Pinsker is a Captain and Judge Advocate (JAG) in the US Army Reserves. He was mobilized by the Department of Defense and attached to the Department of Justice to serve as a Special Assistant US Attorney at the border for six months, handling cases involving illegal immigration and border security. He was one of 21 military attorneys called up and deployed to different offices along the US/Mexico border.
As a civilian, Matt Pinsker is an award-winning criminal defense attorney with his own law practice and has been lead counsel on numerous trials. He previously served as a state prosecutor as well as a magistrate for the Supreme Court of Virginia. He is also an Adjunct Professor of Homeland Security and Criminal Justice at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU).