President Donald J. Trump today announced the appointment of a key member of the White House staff.

Ty Cobb will serve as Special Counsel. Mr. Cobb is a partner in the investigations practice of Hogan Lovells in Washington, D.C. He is a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and a former Federal prosecutor. Mr. Cobb earned his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center and A.B. from Harvard College.