When the Justice Department and the FBI announced the initial results of Operation Malicious Mortgage in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, Deputy Attorney General Mark Filip was front and center.

As the Justice Department’s No. 2, Filip runs the day-to-day affairs of one of the world’s pre-eminent criminal investigation and enforcement agencies. Now he’ll also be heading the agency’s mortgage fraud efforts. No doubt it’s a tough job, but Filip’s had the kind of training that might make it just a bit easier to handle. He was a federal prosecutor, a federal judge, a Supreme Court clerk and a partner at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom before heading over to Justice — and all before the age of 41.

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