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- Bruce Fein former associate deputy attorney general, Republican counsel during the Iran-contra hearings, and founding partner with the Lichfield Group
- Sharon Buccino senior attorney at the Natural Resources Defense Council
- George Terwilliger deputy attorney general under the former President George H.W. Bush
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