Jeffrey Valenti is the Deputy United States Attorney and Chief of the Criminal Division for the U.S. Attorney's Office (USAO) in the Western District of Missouri. He has worked in nearly every criminal unit within the USAO and has served as Criminal Chief, Narcotics & Violent Crimes Chief, Narcotics Unit Chief, Computer Crimes & Child Exploitation. He has twice served on the U.S. Attorney General's Capital Case Review Committee, the first time from 2014 to 2016, then again from 2018 until the present. This committee reviews all potential capital cases from across the country and makes recommendations to the Attorney General on the propriety of seeking capital punishment in each submission.
Mr. Valenti began his career as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in Jackson County, Missouri.
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Law
Juris Doctorate, 1994;
University of Missouri - Kansas City & Columbia
Bachelor of Science in Biology, 1990