June 15, 2017: John W. Huber was nominated as the U.S. Attorney for the District of Utah on Monday, June 12, 2017. Huber, of Utah, has been the U.S. Attorney for the District of Utah since June, 2015. Huber was previously an Assistant U.S. Attorney for thirteen years. Huber started his prosecutorial career at the Weber County, Utah, Attorney’s Office. He was later the Chief Prosecutor for West Valley City, Utah. Huber received his law degree from the University of Utah S. J. Quinney College of Law in 1995.