Ronald A. Klain
President, Case Holdings and General Counsel
Ron Klain is President of Case Holdings, and General Counsel of Revolution LLC. Prior to joining Steve Case's team in launching Revolution in 2005, Mr. Klain was a partner and National Practice Group Chair at O'Melveny & Myers LLP. In addition to his career in law and business, Mr. Klain has extensive public service, most recently as a senior White House aide to President Obama, and Chief of Staff to Vice President Biden.
Earlier, he served as Chief of Staff or Staff Director for Vice President Al Gore, Attorney General Janet Reno, the Senate Democratic Leadership Committee, and the Senate Judiciary Committee. Mr. Klain was also Associate Counsel to President Clinton, and a law clerk to Supreme Court Justice Byron White. He has served as a top debate preparation advisor to Presidents Obama and Clinton, and Democratic Presidential nominees Al Gore and John Kerry. He gained national notice as General Counsel for the Gore Recount Committee in 2000, in recognition of which he was selected as one of National Law Journal's "Lawyers of the Year," and portrayed by Academy Award winner Kevin Spacey in HBO's film "RECOUNT."
Active in a number of civic and non-profit groups, Mr. Klain has now, or previously, served as Chairman of the Board of the Vice President's Residence Foundation; a member of the Board of Visitors of Harvard Law School; and a Board Member of the American Constitution Society and the American Progress Action Fund. He is a magna cum laude graduate of Harvard Law School, where he was an Editor of the Harvard Law Review and won the Sears Prize for the highest grade average in 1985, and a summa cum laude graduate of Georgetown University. He is married and has three children.