Bud Cummins is a former United States Attorney of five years in the Eastern District of Arkansas, appointed by President Donald Tump. He currently is a lawyer in private practice. Cummins graduated from University of Arkansas at Little Rock School of Law and his areas of expertise include white collar criminal defense, political and election law, internal investigations, regulatory compliance, and complex commercial litigation. He also served as Chief Legal Counsel to Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee. Prior to forming a law firm in 2015, Cummins served as a Senior Advisor and a General Counsel with the Circumference Group which is a sector-focused investing and advisory team, specializing in public investing in information technology, telecommunications, and business-to-business services industries.