ATLANTA — Previous U.S. Legal professional Byung Jin “BJay” Pak has been named a partner at the Atlanta legislation organization where he commenced his lawful job, according to an announcement released Thursday.
Pak rejoined the legislation firm Alston & Bird just two months after he abruptly resigned from his role as head of U.S. Justice Department for the Northern District of Georgia. The Justice Division inspector typical recently opened an inquiry into Pak’s departure following Trump’s complaints.
The resignation followed a bizarre phone simply call that previous Pres. Donald Trump made to Georgia Secretary of Point out Brad Raffensperger on Jan. 3, demanding that Raffensperger “find 11,780 votes” — enough to overturn Pres. Joe Biden’s electoral victory in the condition. Trump and numerous of his supporters claimed falsely that his loss in the presidential election was the end result of fraud, and that states like Georgia experienced rigged election outcomes in Biden’s favor.
Trump’s White Residence explained to Pak he needed to phase down mainly because he wasn’t “pursuing vote-fraud allegations to Trump’s gratification.”
Pak rejoins Alston & Chook in it’s litigation and demo observe group, returning to the group for which he commenced in personal apply when he was hired there in 2000.
“BJay is a gifted legal professional, devoted community servant, and a chief of considerable encounter and ability,” stated Alston & Chicken Chairman and Controlling Partner Richard Hays. “He delivers extra stature and deepens our track record as a leading alternative for inner investigation counsel, white-collar defense, and other complicated civil and legal litigation. It is with wonderful satisfaction that we welcome BJay back to the firm.”