Lauren Moore represents companies, nonprofit organizations, boards and individuals on matters at the intersection of law and public policy. She advises clients as they navigate legal and reputational risk arising from sensitive internal matters, government inquiries and media scrutiny. She has particular expertise with civil rights reviews, congressional investigations and government-facing investigations.  

Ms. Moore recently returned to WilmerHale after serving as associate counsel under President Joseph R. Biden, Jr., where she helped craft legal and policy positions on civil rights issues and worked with the Domestic Policy Council to implement executive orders. She also provided strategic advice to the US Department of Justice on civil rights and Equal Protection Clause litigation.

Before serving in the White House, Ms. Moore served as general counsel to Kamala D. Harris on the US Senate Judiciary Committee, where she advised on nominations, civil and criminal matters, and oversight of the US Department of Justice. As general counsel, Ms. Moore managed several high-profile confirmation hearings and oversight hearings involving senior US Department of Justice officials. She served as deputy general counsel in 2018.

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  • Education

    • JD, Harvard Law School, 2012

      Editor, Harvard Law and Policy Review
    • BA, Communication and Political Science, University of Southern California, 2009

      magna cum laude
  • Admissions

    • District of Columbia

    • California

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Rosemary M. Collyer, US District Court for the District of Columbia, 2013 - 2014