Alejandro N. Mayorkas (born November 24, 1959) is a Cuban-American lawyer who served as the Deputy Secretary of the United States Department of Homeland Security from Dec. 23, 2013 to Oct. 31, 2016. He is a partner in the law firm of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr ("WilmerHale"), joining the firm on Nov.
Alejandro Mayorkas represents clients in civil litigation and internal investigations , and augments the firm's formidable strengths in strategic counseling, crisis management and national security, with a particular focus on cybersecurity. Mr. Mayorkas previously served as Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security, where he ...
Oct 5, 2016 ... WilmerHale is pleased to announce that Alejandro N. Mayorkas, Deputy Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), has joined the firm. He brings a wealth of experience in both public service and the private sector that aligns precisely with clients' needs. Mr. Mayorkas has served the nation ...
Jun 27, 2016 ... Alejandro Mayorkas was sworn in as Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security on December 23, 2013. He is the second-in-command of the Department with a $60 billion budget and a workforce of 240000 individuals throughout the world.
Oct 5, 2016 ... Deputy Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas announced Wednesday he'll leave the department at the end of this month, ending a tenure that spanned most of the Obama administration, first as the chief of the citizenship agency and then as the deputy secretary.
Feb 4, 2016 ... Image of Alejandro Mayorkas Alejandro Mayorkas served as Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), an Under Secretary position within the Department of Homeland Security. Nominated by President Obama in April 2009, he was unanimously confirmed by the United States Senate ...
Mar 24, 2015 ... Deputy Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas tainted the image and integrity of the immigration program he oversaw by fostering “an appearance of favoritism and special access” in how the agency treated projects that would bring visas and Green Cards to wealthy foreign investors, a new ...
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Oct 5, 2016 ... WASHINGTON, Oct. 5, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WilmerHale is pleased to announce that Alejandro N. Mayorkas, Deputy Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), will join the firm in November. He brings to WilmerHale a wealth of experience in both public service and the private ...