• Michael Dreeben, longtime Supreme Court lawyer who aided Mueller probe, leaving Justice Dept

    3 monthes ago - By The Washington Post

    He took a sabbatical from the solicitor general's office to join the special counsel's team investigating Russia's interference in the 2016 election.
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  • Former Mueller counsel Michael Dreeben leaving top DOJ post

    Former Mueller counsel Michael Dreeben leaving top DOJ post

    3 monthes ago - By Politico

    Michael Dreeben, a longtime Justice Department lawyer who had a central role on special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe, is leaving the government in the coming weeks, a DOJ spokeswoman confirmed Wednesday. The 30-year DOJ veteran had been on a sabbatical from his role as deputy solicitor general to work on the Mueller investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. There, he successfully fought off legal challenges to Mueller's appointment in federal court. He also helped beat back a challenge to the special counsel's use of subpoenas to pry information from reluctant...
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