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U.S. Marshal Nominees - 111th Congress
David Blake Webb: Nominee for United States Marshal for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
David Blake Webb is an Assistant U. S. Attorney in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, a position he has held since 1994. From 2006 to 2007, Webb served a detail to the Department of Justice Regime Crimes Liaison Office in Baghdad, Iraq where he assisted the Iraqi government in prosecuting high-ranking former members of the Saddam Hussein regime. Webb previously served as an Assistant District Attorney and Chief of the Homicide Unit in the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office from 1982 to 1994. He also worked for the North Carolina Department of Corrections from 1973 to 1979. Webb received a J.D. in 1982 from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law, a M.A. in 1974 from Wake Forest University, and a B.A. in 1971 from Lycoming College.