Tony Lang serves as the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) Field Legal Counsel for the Office of General Counsel (OGC) in Washington, D.C., where he oversees the FBI’s Chief Division Counsels, Associate Division Counsels, the Legal Advisors, and the Paralegal Specialists. He began his career as an FBI Special Agent in 1996, where he was assigned to the Washington Field Office. He investigated counterterrorism, foreign counterintelligence and economic espionage matters, and in 2001, was promoted to FBI Headquarters in the National Security Law Unit. In 2004, he became the Chief Division Counsel for the FBI Honolulu Division. In 2015, he became the Chief of the FBI’s Office of Partner Engagement in Washington, D.C., where he coordinated information sharing efforts with federal intelligence agencies, fusion centers, and state law enforcement partners. Before entering the FBI, he served in the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of U.S. Trustees, and clerked for the Honorable William J. Lederer of the Commonwealth Court of Appeals in Pennsylvania.
He holds a B.A. from the University of Chicago; an M.A. from the Johns Hopkins University and a J.D. from the Temple University School of Law. He holds bar memberships in the state of Pennsylvania and the District of Columbia. He is an avid cyclist and won three gold medals in the 2015 World Police & Firefighter’s Games in Fairfax, Virginia.