Craig To Serve As Obama White House Counsel

Law360, New York (November 17, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- Washington trial lawyer Gregory B. Craig, who represented President Clinton during his impeachment proceedings and currently practices at Williams & Connolly LLP, reportedly will serve as White House Counsel under President-elect Barack Obama when he takes office.

The longtime Clinton adviser became a close Obama adviser during the campaign and reportedly served as a stand-in for Sen. John McCain during debate preparations, the Washington Post reported Sunday.

The Obama-Biden Presidential Transition Team has not announced the nomination, and a request for comment was not immediately answered...
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