Bloomberg Law
Jan. 13, 2020, 12:59 PM

Wake Up Call: Senate Impeachment ‘Whisperer’ Advising Roberts on Procedure

Rick Mitchell
Rick Mitchell
Freelance Correspondent

In today’s column, the top lawyer at Google parent Alphabet is leaving in a cloud of sexual misconduct allegations, and Amway is getting sued over its pay practices in a new gig economy suit. Hogan Lovells announced new leadership in New York and other of its offices worldwide.

  • When Chief Justice John Roberts begins overseeing the Senate’s impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, he’ll be getting procedural advice from Senate parliamentarian Elizabeth MacDonough. According to, the parliamentarian advises and assists on questions relating to the meaning and application of that chamber’s legislative rules, precedents, and practices. Before becoming ...

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