Jeffrey Toobin is a staff writer at The New Yorker and a legal analyst for CNN.
He has written several critically acclaimed, best-selling books including A Vast Conspiracy: The Real Story of the Sex Scandal that Nearly Brought Down a President; The Run of His Life: The People v. O.J. Simpson; and Too Close to Call: The 36-Day Battle to Decide the 2000 Election.
Toobin previously served as a legal analyst for ABC News, and received a 2000 Emmy Award for his coverage of the Elian Gonzales custody saga. Toobin has also served as an assistant U.S. attorney in Brooklyn and as an associate counsel in the Office of Independent Counsel Lawrence E. Walsh. That experience provided the basis for his first book, Opening Arguments: A Young Lawyer's First Case--United States v. Oliver North.