Jeffrey Bleich, a partner at Munger, Tolles & Olson, has been asked to become special counsel to President Obama. In that role, Bleich, former California co-chairman of the Obama for America campaign, will be tasked with providing legal advice and counsel to the Office of the President. Beginning on March 23, Bleich will join the Obama administration on an interim basis for three or four months.
Munger Tolles Partner Asked to Become Special Counsel to President Obama
The National Law Journal
March 17, 2009