Mario Brod

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Mario Brod (died 1980) was a New York Lawyer.[1]

Brod served as a US Army intelligence captain during World war Two, and worked with James Angleton's OSS unit.[1]

In 1956, Brod opened a law practice on Broadway, which later moved to Park Avenue. He also became a salaried contractor for the CIA[1]

His task included acting as a minder for Russian defector Anatoly Golitsyn.[1] He also handled payments and logistics for Angleton's agent, Jay Lovestone.[1]

According to FBI officer Sam Papich, Brod had contacts with the Mafia.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Tom Mangold, Cold Warrior - James Jesus Angleton: The CIA's Master Spy Hunter, Simon and Schuster, 1991, p.82.