Biden Taps 21 Attys For White House Counsel's Office

By Justin Wise (January 11, 2021, 4:58 PM EST) -- President-elect Joe Biden said Monday that 21 attorneys with a mix of experience in the Obama administration, Congress and BigLaw will join his White House Counsel's Office.

The additions include a number of officials who served in the U.S. Department of Justice, as well as lawyers with private sector experience at firms including WilmerHale, O'Melveny & Myers LLP and Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP. The group also includes Funmi Olorunnipa Badejo, general counsel of the House select subcommittee on the coronavirus pandemic, and Paige Herwig, who served as counselor to then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch and is a former director of...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!