Deputy Legal Counsel, Office of
Governor Martin O'Malley
Jon Kucskar is Deputy Legal Counsel to Governor Martin
O'Malley. Previously, he served as a Senior Attorney in the Office of the
General Counsel at the United States Government Accountability Office (GAO). In
that role, he served as a legal advisor for GAO's Natural Resources &
Environment and Financial Markets & Community Investment policy teams.
Prior to joining GAO, Jon clerked for the Honorable
Jillyn K. Schulze of the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland. Jon
graduated magna cum laude from the Law School, where he served
as president of the Student Bar Association, an associate editor and published
author of the Journal of Health Care Law & Policy, a member of
the Moot Court Board, and a member of the school's national runner-up softball
team. Jon is originally from the Buffalo, New York area and graduated cum
laude from Boston College in 2003.