On January 10, 2016, Glenn A. Fine became the Acting Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Defense.
Fine joined the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General (DoD OIG) as the Principal Deputy Inspector General on June 1, 2015. Prior to joining the DoD OIG, he was a partner at the law firm Dechert LLP.
Fine previously served as Inspector General of the Department of Justice (DOJ) from 2000 to 2011. He also served as Special Counsel to the DOJ Inspector General and as Director of the Special Investigations and Review Unit from 1995 to 2000. Fine worked as an Assistant United States Attorney in Washington, D.C., where he prosecuted over 35 criminal jury trials.
Fine earned a bachelor of arts degree in economics from Harvard College and a juris doctorate from Harvard Law School, graduating magna cum laude both times. He also earned bachelor and master of arts degrees from Oxford University, where he was a Rhodes Scholar.
While at Harvard, Fine served as co-captain of the Harvard varsity basketball team and was a 10th-round draft pick by the San Antonio Spurs.