Fred F. Fielding

Senior Fellow

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Fred Fielding is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Morgan Lewis & Bockius. His practice is focused on crisis management, white collar litigation, internal investigations and governmental oversight, as well as providing general counseling to corporate and individual clients on a broad array of legal and policy issues involving the intersection of business and government. A trial lawyer by training and experience, he also has an extensive background as an arbitrator and mediator in international and domestic disputes.

Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Fielding served as Counsel to the President of the United States to George W. Bush from January 2007 to January 2009. He also served as Counsel to President Ronald Reagan from 1981-1986, as well as in the Nixon White House as Deputy Counsel from 1972-1974 and as Associate Counsel from 1970-1972. Fielding was a Public Member of the Administrative Conference from 1987-1994. In addition, he has been a member of numerous other Governmental Board and Commissions, including service as a Commissioner on the “9-11” Commission, 2002-2004.

Fielding is an honors graduate of Gettysburg College and the University of Virginia School of Law, where he was an Editor of the Virginia Law Review and a member of the National Moot Court Team.