Richard E. DiZinno

Rich DiZinno
Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Rich DiZinno serves as Senior Vice President and General Counsel for the National Insurance Crime Bureau and the NICB Board of Governors Corporate Secretary. In this role, Mr. DiZinno oversees corporate governance, legal compliance, policy formulation, and government affairs. He previously served as NICB's Vice President, Strategy, Policy and Government Affairs from 2021 to 2023.

Prior to joining NICB, Mr. DiZinno served as Associate Deputy Attorney General for the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), advising the Deputy Attorney General and Acting Attorney General on high-profile national security matters at DOJ. He served as the Chief Counsel for National Security and Crime for the U.S. Senate’s Judiciary Committee. Before that, he was an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the District of Columbia, having worked in the National Security, Fraud and Public Corruption, and Homicide sections. Mr. DiZinno began his legal career at Howrey LLP, a specialty litigation firm in Washington D.C., working on white-collar, antitrust, and complex litigation.

In 2022, Mr. DiZinno was nominated by the President and received unanimous bipartisan support by the U.S. Senate to serve as a member of the United States Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB).

He received a bachelor's degree from the College of the Holy Cross and a law degree from the George Washington University School of Law.