Deputy Counsel to the President and National Security Council Legal Advisor
Jonathan Cedarbaum is a partner at WilmerHale, from which he has been on leave since April serving as Senior Counsel for Litigation for the Biden-Harris Campaign. During the Obama-Biden Administration, he served as Deputy Assistant, Principal Deputy Assistant, and Acting Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Legal Counsel (OLC). He has also served as a Bristow Fellow in the Office of the Solicitor General, an Attorney-Adviser in OLC, a Legal Advisor to the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, and a member of amicus panel for the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court. Originally from New York, Cedarbaum is a graduate of Harvard University and Yale Law School. He lives in Maryland with his wife and two children.