Nomination of Mark
Sullivan III To Be General Counsel of the Department
of the Treasury
December 4, 1987
President today announced his intention to nominate Mark Sullivan III to be
General Counsel for the Department of the Treasury. He would succeed Robert
1985 Mr. Sullivan has been Associate Director for Legal and Financial Affairs
for the Office of Presidential Personnel at the White House, Washington, DC. Mr. Sullivan is also a
member of the Council of the Administrative Conference of the United States, 1986 - 1987. Prior to
this he was a partner with Baker & Hostetler in Washington, DC, 1984 - 1985. Mr. Sullivan
was Special Counsel to the Federal National Mortgage Association, 1979 - 1985.
He was a partner with Hamel & Park in Washington, DC, 1975 - 1985, and an
associate with Hamel, Park, McCabe & Saunders, 1969
Sullivan graduated from Yale University (B.A., 1964) and the University of Virginia (LL.B., 1967). He was
born December 18, 1941, in Washington, DC. Mr. Sullivan is
married, has two children, and resides in Bethesda, MD.