Former Linklaters lawyer Dominic Raab takes Brexit brief after David Davis resignation

Dominic Raab MP appointed as new Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union

Former Linklaters lawyer Dominic Raab MP has been appointed as the new Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, following the resignation of David Davis last night (8 July).

Raab. who supported Britain leaving the European Union in the 2016 referendum, studied law at Oxford before joining Linklaters, where he specialised in project finance, international litigation and competition law.

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