Former Acting DEA Administrator Uttam Dhillon Joins CivicPoint
Will also serve as FBT Partner, based in Washington D.C. office
CivicPoint, a Frost Brown Todd (FBT) public affairs subsidiary, has added Uttam Dhillon as Principal. Based in the firm’s Washington D.C. office, he will also serve as a Partner with FBT’s litigation practice. Uttam brings more than 30 years of experience in legislative and regulatory oversight, government investigations, and white-collar defense. He has previously served in several high-profile positions, including Deputy White House Counsel and Deputy Assistant to the President, the Acting Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and the Director of INTERPOL in Washington, D.C. He also worked as a commercial litigator for several national law firms.
“Adding Uttam to Frost Brown Todd’s Washington D.C. office and our public affairs subsidiary will provide a significant benefit to our clients,” said Washington D.C. Partner-in-Charge and CivicPoint Principal Jonathan Miller. “In addition to his work with high-profile Congressional investigations, he is reunited with Frost Brown Todd Partner Jim Carroll. Together the two are at the forefront of navigating the opioid epidemic.”
Uttam is a 1987 graduate of UC Berkeley School of Law and is a member of the bars of California, the District of Columbia, and Texas.