Biden DHS Intel Pick Reports $13.3M Davis Polk Partner Share

By Justin Wise (December 2, 2021, 3:00 PM EST) -- A Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP partner tapped by President Joe Biden to serve as the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's undersecretary for intelligence and analysis has reported earning more than $13.3 million from his partner share with the firm since 2020.

Kenneth Wainstein, an alumnus of the George W. Bush administration who has been a Washington, D.C.-based partner at the BigLaw firm since 2017, reported the earnings in a disclosure form released on Wednesday as part of his nomination for the DHS role. In addition to his reported earnings, Wainstein revealed a number of corporate clients he's offered services for, including...

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