The President today announced the appointment of C. Christopher Cox to be Senior Associate Counsel to the President. He will succeed David B. Waller.
Since 1984 Mr. Cox has been a partner with the law firm of Latham & Watkins in Newport Beach, CA. Prior to that time he was a lecturer on business administration at Harvard Business School (1982-1983); an associate at Latham & Watkins (1978-1982); and a clerk to the Honorable Herbert Y.C. Choy, United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Mr. Cox graduated from the University of Southern California with a B.A. in 1973. In 1977 he earned a M.B.A. degree from Harvard Business School and a J.D. degree from Harvard Law School, where he was on the Harvard Law Review. He was born October 16, 1952, in St. Paul, MN.