David S. Johanson, Chairman of the Commission, announced on April 1, 2019 that Judge Cameron Elliot would join the USITC as an Administrative Law Judge.
ALJ Elliot previously served as an ALJ with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington, DC, and the Social Security Administration in New York, NY, and Newark, NJ. Prior to those services, he was an attorney at Darby & Darby, a New York intellectual property specialty firm.
He has also served as a U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of New York in Brooklyn, NY, and the Southern District of Florida in Miami. He began his legal career as a judicial law clerk for U.S. District Judge Edward Reed in Reno, NV.
ALJ Elliot enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1986 as a seaman, entered the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program after graduating from college, and served as an engineering officer on two submarines. He left active duty in 1992 and served in the Navy Reserve until 1993.
ALJ Elliot holds a juris doctor degree from Harvard Law School and a bachelor’s degree in physics and applied physics, magna cum laude, from Yale College.