Kevin Jinks is a Senior Counsel in the Office of Legal Policy at the U.S. Department of Justice, and leads a team of lawyers responsible for the UAS, Counter-UAS, and Artificial Intelligence practice areas. He retired from the Army in 2019, spending his last three years as the senior legal advisor for the Army Special Mission Unit at Fort Bragg, NC. As an Infantry officer, he spent the night of September 11, 2001, at the Pentagon attack site and then led his platoon there over the next three weeks conducting body recovery, debris removal, and security. As a Judge Advocate, he was a Special Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Eastern District of Virginia, deployed six times to Iraq and once to Afghanistan, and advised at the tactical, operational, and strategic levels, including: 1st Brigade, 1st Armored Division; 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne); 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault); and U.S. Cyber Command. He is a graduate of the University of the Notre Dame (1999), the University of Florida Levin College of Law (2006, Cum Laude), and Georgetown Law School (National Security LL.M., 2015, With Distinction).
September 5-7, 2023 • Caesars Forum • Las Vegas