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Emmet flood, a lawyer, former President Bill Clinton defended during his impeachment proceedings, President Trump’s in-house legal team, Fox News learned.

A partner at the law firm of Williams & Connolly, a veteran Washington lawyer, was rejected, according to reports, previously, the chance to work for Trump.

Here’s a look at four things to know about high water.

He advised Clinton during his impeachment

During Clinton’s impeachment proceedings, 1996, flood, served as counsel for the embattled President before the US Senate.

He also worked for the White house Counsel’s office for two years under Ex-President George W. Bush, handling hundreds of congressional investigations and inquiries, according to Williams & Connolly biography.

Flood Bush represented in terms of executive privilege-related issues, the Obama administration and the House Judiciary Committee, as well as after Bush had left office, his biography States.

In addition, the flood of former Vice President Dick Cheney represented when he was sued by former CIA operative Valerie Plame.

He was reportedly on the administration of the “wish list”

As Fox News reported in March, a flood was to take of the trump administration, a leadership role in dealing with the Special Counsel, to Robert Mueller’s investigation into the President’s campaign and the Russian interference in the election of 2016.

He met with Trump earlier this year in the Oval Office, Which, according to the New York Times. The newspaper reported in March that the flood-job would Trump help with the Ministry of justice.

Flood advised embattled former Gov. McDonnell

If former Virginia was Gov. Bob McDonnell, in the framework of a Federal investigation in respect of gifts he and his family were in office, high-water-Advisor for the embattled Republican, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reported that in the year 2013.

In 2010, the flood, Cameron International Corporation, a company, the “flow-equipment services represented” in various oil and gas industry, during the disastrous Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, reported The Washington Post in time.

He for judge Scalia

Flood clerked for the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, before he joined Williams & Connolly in 1994, according to his biography.

He studied at the University of Dallas and received his Ph. D. in philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin. Later, flood attended the Wesleyan University and the Yale Law School, where he received his J. D.

Fox News’ Amy Lieu, John Roberts and Brooke Singman contributed to this report.

Kaitlyn Schallhorn is a Reporter for Fox News. You can follow her on Twitter @K_Schallhorn.

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