Donna Maddux JD ?02

Donna Maddux JD ’02


Donna Maddux JD ’02 joined the Portland office of Lewis Brisbois as a partner in its data privacy and cybersecurity practice. Maddux brings almost two decades of experience prosecuting a wide range of fraud and regulatory crimes on behalf of corporate and individual victims. Previously, she worked for the U.S. Department of Justice, where she served as an assistant U.S. attorney in the Criminal Division of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Oregon for the last eight years. In this role, Maddux prosecuted a variety of crimes, including wire fraud, health-care fraud, and money laundering. She regularly managed multiagency investigative teams and worked closely with the FBI, the IRS, and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Earlier, Maddux served as an assistant attorney general for the Attorney General’s Office of the Oregon Department of Justice. Over the course of her 10 years in this position, she prosecuted white collar and regulatory crimes, including Medicaid fraud, while working closely with state regulatory agencies. Maddux currently serves as president of the Financial Crimes and Digital Evidence Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing annual training and networking opportunities to professionals who fight fraud and cybercrime. She is also an executive board member for the Owen M. Panner American Inn of Court, and is a past chair of the Criminal Law Section of the Oregon State Bar. Maddux is admitted to practice in the federal and state courts of Oregon, as well as in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.