Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, National Archives and Records Administration

INDEPENDENT COUNSELS DURING REAGAN ADMINISTRATION

Appointee Date Independent Counsel

Raymond J. Donovan 1985-1987 Leon Silverman (also special prosecutor during

original 1981-82 investigation of Raymond

Donovan)

Edwin Meese III 1984 Jacob A. Stein

Michael Deaver 1986-1989 Whitney North Seymour, Jr.

Theodore B. Olson 1986-1988 James C. McKay and Alexia Morrison

Franklyn C. (Lyn) Nofziger 1987-1989 James C. McKay

(including Edwin Meese III)

Iran/Contra

See Record Group 449 (Records of Independent Counsels for all except Iran/Contra)