As former Special Counsel to President Clinton, Lanny Davis proved to be a superb crisis manager and savvy political strategist. As a successful lawyer; he counsels high-profile individuals, corporations, and government entities on a variety of legal matters including crisis management and business development. Davis is a revolutionary TV commentator and is currently a regular contributor for Fox News. He is a columnist for The Hill and the author of several books, includingCrisis Tales: Five Rules for Coping with Crises in Business, Politics, and Life.
Lanny Davis represents individuals, countries, and companies in high stakes global crises, litigation, government investigations and crisis management. He has conceived, created and led media strategies for clients that have included CEOs, sports celebrities, political leaders, world leaders, and both U.S. and international companies. Lanny Davis has handled the cases of public figures from Martha Stewart to Dan Snyder, companies from Whole Foods to Starbucks, and political figures from President Bill Clinton to Representative Charlie Rangel.
Although a Democrat, Lanny has friends on both sides of the aisle. During the Clinton administration, Lanny served as special counsel to President Bill Clinton and was a spokesperson for the president and the White House on matters concerning campaign finance investigations and other legal issues. In 2005 President George W. Bush appointed Lanny to serve on the five-member Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board. In that capacity, he received the highest level security clearances so that he could be fully briefed and "read in" to the various anti-terrorist surveillance and financial tracking programs at the highest classified level.