INDEPENDENT COUNSELS DURING REAGAN ADMINISTRATION

 

 

Appointee                              Date                Independent Counsel

 

Raymond J. Donovan           1985-1987     Leon Silverman (also special prosecutor during

original 1981-82 investigation of Raymond

Donovan)

 

 

Edwin Meese III                     1984               Jacob A. Stein

 

 

Michael Deaver                     1986-1989     Whitney North Seymour, Jr.

 

 

Theodore B. Olson                1986-1988     James C. McKay and Alexia Morrison

 

 

Franklyn C. (Lyn) Nofziger    1987-1989     James C. McKay

                                                                        (including Edwin Meese III)

 

Iran/Contra                            

 

See Record Group 449 (Records of Independent Counsels for all except Iran/Contra)