Obama’s solicitor Preeta Bansal, Indian-Born

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The post of US president’s Solicitor goes to the Indian-Born Preeta Bansal, a Harvard-educated lawyer who was part of Barack Obama’s dazzling team of advisors during his election campaign,may be nominated as the Solicitor General for the President, a post yet to be filled by a woman in US. She is one of the possible candidate to apply for the post. She is now 42, who has adviced Obama on foreign policy and judiciary matters. ” The Solicitor General is the only position where the statute requires that the officer be learned in the law “.  She a graduate of Havard Law School served as The General Solicitor of New York. Morrison and Foerster partner Beth Brinkmann and Harvard Law school dean and professor Elena Kagan’s names have also been attached to the post. she was also a part of Bill Clinton’s White House and Justice Department in 1993-96.

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