Pence Taps McGuireWoods Chairman For Russia Probe

Law360, Los Angeles (June 15, 2017, 8:40 PM EDT) -- Vice President Mike Pence hired McGuireWoods LLP chairman and white collar criminal defense pro Richard Cullen to assist him in inquiries arising from special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s investigation into purported Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, according to reports Thursday.

The news of Pence’s decision to hire Cullen arrives a little more than three weeks after President Donald Trump hired top litigator and longtime counsel Marc E. Kasowitz of Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP to represent him in the Russia probe. 

Cullen, a former...
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