Cynthia McFadden is the senior legal and investigative correspondent for NBC News. Before joining NBC News, she co-anchored Nightline at ABC News. She has won Emmy, Peabody, and duPont awards, among others, and interviewed a number of world leaders, including the presidents of the United States, Pakistan, Rwanda and Chile. She has reported from a wide variety of international hot spots, including Haiti, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Bosnia, El Salvador, Rwanda, South Africa, Pakistan, India, Russia and China. A native of Maine, McFadden graduated Phi Beta Kappa and summa cum laude from Bowdoin College, and received her law degree from Columbia University.