The New York Post revealed on Tuesday that Republican Rep. Liz Cheney’s husband is a partner in the law firm defending Hunter Biden. Philip Perry has been with Latham & Watkins since 2007 and, according to the firm’s official website, his work is based on financial matters.
It was also known that Chris Clark, another Latham associate, has been legally representing Hunter Biden since December 2020. However, the involvement of Cheney’s husband in the business was not previously known. “Latham is a Democratic powerhouse, with company attorneys and other employees donating more than half a million dollars to President Biden’s 2020 campaign, according to Federal Election Commission records. Clark himself shelled out $3,800,” the outlet detailed.
Ask by The post office, Cheney’s team assured that the firm had more than 3,000 partners and maintained that he had no relationship with Hunter Biden. “Latham & Watkins has 3,000 lawyers and thousands of clients. Mr. Perry has no role in any matter involving Hunter Biden,” a spokesperson for Liz Cheney said. The post office.
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The firm shows Chris Clark’s work on the Hunter Biden case. “He is representing Robert Hunter Biden in a Grand Jury investigation regarding tax matters,” the firm’s official website points out. He further explains that Clark has been involved in other cases such as the PDVSA bond case, the Venezuelan state oil company.
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“PDVSA v. MUFG, represented bondholders and trustees in a challenge by PDVSA to the validity of its entire 2020 bond issue. Obtained summary judgment in favor of clients, a declaration of validity of obligations and a monetary reward for customers in the amount of nearly 2 billion US dollars.
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