Former special counsel Robert Mueller returned on Tuesday to his former law firm, where he will work on high-profile investigations and crisis management.
Mueller’s gig brings him full circle, back to WilmerHale’s Washington, D.C., office, where he was a partner before agreeing in May 2017 to lead the government’s probe into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.
“I’m glad to be at WilmerHale once again, a firm with a tradition of honoring public service,” Mueller said in a statement released by the law firm. “It was an honor to serve as special counsel. Now, I look forward to resuming my private practice alongside the talented lawyers at the firm.”
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