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List of famous prosecutors, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top prosecutors in the world? This includes the most prominent prosecutors, living and not, both in America and abroad. This list of notable prosecutors is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic prosecutors were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned prosecutors.

List contains people like Andrew Jackson, Marcia Clark.

From reputable, prominent, and well known prosecutors to the lesser known prosecutors of today, these are some of the best professionals in the prosecutor field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous prosecutors ever?" and "What are the names of famous prosecutors?" then you're in the right place. 

Marcia Clark is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Marcia Rachel Clark is an American prosecutor, author, and television correspondent who gained fame as the head prosecutor in the O. J. Simpson murder case.

John Kerry is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
John Forbes Kerry is an American politician who is the 68th and current United States Secretary of State. He has served in the United States Senate, and was chairman of the Senate Foreign ...more

Andrew Jackson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Andrew Jackson was the seventh President of the United States. He was born near the end of the colonial era, somewhere near the then-unmarked border between North and South Carolina, into a ...more

Susana Martínez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Susana Martinez is an American attorney and politician. She is the 31st and current Governor of New Mexico. A Republican, Martinez was elected Governor on November 2, 2010, and was sworn into ...more

Robert H. Jackson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Robert Houghwout Jackson was United States Solicitor General, United States Attorney General and an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. He is the only person in United States ...more

Brian Sandoval is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Brian Edward Sandoval is the 29th and current Governor of the U.S. state of Nevada and a member of the Republican Party. Sandoval is a former judge of the United States District Court for the ...more

Rod Blagojevich is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Rod Blagojevich is a former politician who served as the 40th Governor of Illinois from 2003 to 2009. A Democrat, Blagojevich was a State Representative before being elected to the United States ...more

Jeanine Pirro is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Jeanine Ferris Pirro is a former prosecutor, judge, and elected official from the state of New York, who is currently a legal analyst and television personality. Pirro is the host of Fox News ...more

Bill Ritter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
August William "Bill" Ritter is an American politician. He was the 41st Governor of the state of Colorado, from 2007 to 2011. He is a member of the Democratic Party. Before his ...more

Hartley Shawcross, Baron Shawc... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Hartley Shawcross, Baron Shawcross Hartley William Shawcross, Baron Shawcross GBE, PC, KC, known from 1945 to 1959 as Sir Hartley Shawcross, was a British barrister and politician and the lead British prosecutor at the Nuremberg ...more

Benjamin B. Ferencz is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Benjamin Berell Ferencz is a Hungarian-born American lawyer. He was an investigator of Nazi war crimes after World War II and the Chief Prosecutor for the United States Army at the ...more

Roman Rudenko is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Roman Rudenko Roman Andriyovych Rudenko was a Ukrainian Soviet lawyer. He was the prosecutor of the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic from 1944-1953 and Chief prosecutor of the entire Soviet Union from ...more

Jim Doyle is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
James Edward "Jim" Doyle is a Wisconsin politician and member of the Democratic Party. He was the 44th Governor of Wisconsin, serving from January 6, 2003 to January 3, 2011. He ...more

Larry Echo Hawk is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Larry J. Echo Hawk is an attorney, legal scholar and politician. In 2012 he was named as a general authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. On May 20, 2009, Echo Hawk joined ...more

Mike Cox is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Michael Anthony "Mike" Cox was Michigan's 52nd Attorney General; the first Republican to hold that office since 1955. Cox took office in 2003 and won re-election in 2006. Michigan ...more

Norton P. Chipman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Norton Parker Chipman was an American Civil War army officer, military prosecutor, politician, author, and judge.

Tony Earl is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Anthony Scully Earl is a United States politician and a member of the Democratic party and served as the 41st Governor of Wisconsin from 1983 until 1987. He graduated from Michigan State ...more

Fred Teeven is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Fredrik "Fred" Teeven is a Dutch politician of the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy. He has been a Member of the House of Representatives since 26 March 2015. Teeven previously ...more

Francisco Javier Zaldúa is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Francisco Javier Martínez de Zaldúa y Racines was a Colombian, lawyer and politician, elected President of Colombia in 1882.

Fritz Bauer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Fritz Bauer was a German judge and prosecutor, who played an essential role in starting the Frankfurt Auschwitz Trials.

Mitchell R. Morrissey is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Mitchell R. "Mitch" Morrissey is the elected District Attorney of Colorado's Second Judicial District in Denver, Colorado. A Democrat, Morrissey was elected in November, 2004 and was ...more

Frank Kratovil is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Frank Michael Kratovil Jr., is an American politician who was the U.S. Representative for Maryland's 1st congressional district from 2009 to 2011. Elected in 2008, he was defeated in his bid for ...more

Michael J. Zalewski is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Michael J. Zalewski is a member of the Illinois General Assembly, representing the 23rd District in the western and southwestern suburbs of Cook County. His father is Michael R. Zalewski, a ...more

Sean Duffy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Sean Patrick Duffy is an American politician, prosecutor, former sports commentator and reality television personality. He first entered public life as a cast member on The Real World: Boston ...more

William J. Hughes is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
William John "Bill" Hughes served as a Democratic Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1975 to 1995, representing New Jersey’s Second Congressional District which includes ...more

Robert Fellmeth is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Robert Fellmeth, is a tenured Professor of Law at the University of San Diego School of Law, holder of the Price Chair in Public Interest Law, and executive director of the Center for Public ...more

Raymond de Roon is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Raymond de Roon is a Dutch politician and former prosecutor. As a member of the Party for Freedom he has been an MP since November 30, 2006. He focuses on matters of foreign affairs, military ...more

Nicholas L. Bissell, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Nicholas Louis "Nick" Bissell, Jr. was the county prosecutor of Somerset County, New Jersey who fled to Laughlin, Nevada and took his own life after being charged with embezzlement, ...more

Paul Ebert is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors

Abdul Gani Patail is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Abdul Gani Patail Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Abdul Gani bin Patail is a Malaysian prosecutor. He is the current Attorney General of Malaysia. Abdul Gani was the lead prosecutor in former Deputy Prime Minister ...more

Dietrich Snell is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Dietrich Snell Dietrich Snell is a Partner in the Litigation Department and deputy head of the Corporate Defense & Investigations Group of Proskauer Rose LLP, an international law firm with over 700 ...more

Janusz Kaczmarek is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Janusz Kaczmarek is a Polish lawyer, prosecutor and politician. He was National Public Prosecutor from October 31, 2005, to February 8, 2007, and Polish Minister of Internal Affairs and ...more

Theresa Two Bulls is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Theresa Two Bulls Theresa B. "Huck" Two Bulls is an attorney, prosecutor and politician in the United States and the Oglala Sioux Tribe. In 2004 she was elected as Democratic member of the South Dakota ...more

Edward Mower Norton, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Edward Mower Norton, Jr. Edward Mower Norton, Jr. is a lawyer.

Sven-Erik Alhem is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Sven-Erik Alhem

Adam Smith is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
David Adam Smith, American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1997, representing Washington's 9th congressional district.

Mohammad Reza Rahimi is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Mohammad Reza Rahimi is an Iranian politician who was first vice president from 13 September 2009 until 3 August 2013. His previous posts included governor of the Kurdistan province and vice ...more

Kathleen Falk is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Kathleen Falk is an American politician who was the County Executive of Dane County, Wisconsin, serving from 1997 until 2011. In 2006, she was the Democratic Party nominee for the office of ...more

William H. Brawley is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
William Hiram Brawley was a U.S. Representative from South Carolina and later a United States federal judge. He was the cousin of John James Hemphill and great-uncle of Robert Witherspoon

Floyd Prozanski is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Floyd Prozanski is a Democratic member of the Oregon State Senate, representing the 4th District, since 2004. He previously served in the Oregon House of Representatives, from 1995 through 2000 ...more

Darren Levine is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Darren Levine Darren S. Levine is a martial artist, an entrepreneur, and a prosecutor for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office. He is best known for helping to popularize Krav Maga, the official ...more

Alberto Ruiz-Gallardón is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Alberto Ruiz-Gallardón Jiménez is a Spanish politician and minister of justice. He was mayor of Madrid between 2003 and 2011. A stalwart of the conservative People's Party, he has ...more

Aleksandar Malinov is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Aleksandar Malinov Aleksandar Pavlov Malinov was a leading Bulgarian politician who served as Prime Minister on three occasions. He was born in Pandakli, Bessarabia in a family of Bessarabian Bulgarians. Malinov ...more

Careen M. Gordon is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Careen M. Gordon Careen M. Gordon is a former Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives who served as a representative from the 75th district from her appointment in December 2003 until leaving ...more

Damian Bugg is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Damian Bugg Damian John Bugg, AM, QC, a barrister, is a former Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions who served between 1999 and 2007. Prior to this appointment, he was the Tasmanian Director of ...more

Joaquim Barbosa is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Joaquim Barbosa Joaquim Benedito Barbosa Gomes is a former Justice of the Supreme Federal Court in Brazil. He served as the president of the court between 2012 and 2014. Barbosa studied law at University of ...more

Laura Codruța Kövesi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Laura Codruța Kövesi Laura Codruța Kövesi is the current General Prosecutor of Romania, the head of the Public Ministry and General Prosecutor's Office attached to the High Court of Cassation and Justice. She ...more

Glen Zipper is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Glen Zipper Glen Zipper is a film producer.

JoAnne Kloppenburg is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
JoAnne Kloppenburg JoAnne Kloppenburg is a former Assistant Attorney General of the State of Wisconsin, serving from 1989-2012 under Republican and Democratic Governors and a judge of the Wisconsin Court of ...more

Alison Saunders is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Prosecutors
Alison Saunders Alison Saunders, CB is a British barrister and the Director of Public Prosecutions. She is the first lawyer from within the Crown Prosecution Service and the second woman to hold the ...more