John L. Szabo
Professorial Lecturer in Law
John Szabo is counsel at the Committee on Ethics, U.S. House of Representatives. He also teaches Professional Responsibility and Ethics at American University Washington School of Law and GW Law and chairs the ethics panel for the Howard County, Maryland, Board of Education. He served over thirty years as a government ethics attorney in the Offices of the General Counsel of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the Department of Veterans Affairs. His Federal service also includes the Department of Justice, ACTION, the Office of Economic Opportunity, and the United States Senate. He co-chaired the Interagency Ethics Council, a forum for Federal ethics officials. Mr. Szabo has spoken on ethics issues before various organizations. He is a member of the District of Columbia Bar Association and has received numerous awards for his legal and ethics service, including the NRC Meritorious Service Award.