March 16, 2017: Brent J. McIntosh was nominated as the General Counsel at the U.S. Department of the Treasury by President Trump on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. McIntosh, of Michigan, is a partner at the law firm of Sullivan and Cromwell. From 2006 to 2006, McIntosh worked at the Office of Legal Policy at the U.S. Department of Justice, holding the post of Deputy Assistant Attorney General. McIntosh worked at the White House from 2006 to 2009, first as an Associate Counsel to the President and then as a Deputy Assistant to the President and Deputy Staff Secretary. McIntosh received his law degree from the Yale Law School.