Robert Lighthizer

Robert Lighthizer

Robert Emmet Lighthizer is an American attorney and government official who is the current United States Trade Representative. After he graduated from Georgetown University Law Center in 1973, Lighthizer joined the firm of Covington and Burling in Washington, D.C. He left the firm in 1978 to serve as chief minority counsel and later staff director and chief of staff of the Senate Committee on Finance under Chairman Bob Dole. Wikipedia*

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Robert Lighthizer has 15 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1993 Forum as a Deputy Trade Representative for the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative. The year with the most videos was 2018 with seven videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 6,046 views per program as an Attorney. Most appearances with Donald J. Trump (5), Wilbur L. Ross Jr. (3), Clyde V. Prestowitz Jr. (2). Most common tags: International Trade, China.

Appearances by Title:May 15, 2017 - Present Trade Representative, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative Videos: 11

Previously

Attorney c. September 13, 2000 - c. May 14, 2017 Videos: 2 Deputy Trade Representative, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative c. March 17, 1993 - c. March 16, 1993 Videos: 2

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