President Donald Trump’s eldest son eagerly agreed in June 2016 to meet Natalia Veselnitskaya, a woman he was advised was a Russian authorities lawyer who might have damaging information about Democratic White House rival Hillary Clinton, in line with emails released by Trump Jr.
The position Cobb met with Trump about is separate from the legal crew gathering to signify the president personally. That group, led by New York lawyer Marc Kasowitz, now consists of constitutional lawyer and evangelical radio speak show host Jay Sekulow, Washington lawyer John Dowd, and Michael Bowe, a partner at Kasowitz’s firm. Cobb, a distant relative of the well-known baseball participant of the same identify, graduated from Harvard University and earned his legislation diploma at Georgetown. Cobb, a partner on the law firm Hogan Lovells in Washington, is expected to be an middleman between the White House and Congress, as well as exterior attorneys as … Read more