Nov 10 (Reuters) – Douglas Emhoff, the husband of U.S. Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris, will go away his job at one of many nation’s largest legislation companies by January to give attention to supporting the incoming Biden administration, a marketing campaign consultant mentioned on Tuesday.
Emhoff took a go away of absence from the legislation agency, DLA Piper, in August, after now President-elect Joe Biden, a Democrat, named Harris as his working mate. Biden, who confronted off in opposition toPresident Donald Trump, on Nov. 3, captured the presidency on Saturday.
A Biden marketing campaign consultant on Tuesday mentioned Emhoff willsever all ties with DLA Piper by Inauguration Day, Jan. 20,2021.
Emhoff joined DLA Piper from the legislation agency Venable LLP in 2017.
His purchasers have included the makers of the film “American Made” and National Football League extensive receiver Willie Gault, in addition to firms Merck and Walmart, court docket information present.
Harris and Emhoff have been married since 2014, when she was serving as California’s legal professional common. She grew to become a U.S. Senator for California in 2017.
(Reporting by Caroline Spiezio, Editing by David Bario, Noeleen Walder)
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