Ex-Bill Clinton lawyer would advise Hillary against running in 2020

Lanny Davis said on Wednesday he would advise Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonSuper PACs release ad campaign hitting Vance over past comments on Trump I voted for Trump in 2020 — he proved to be the ultimate RINO in 2021 Neera Tanden tapped as White House staff secretary MORE against launching another presidential bid. 

“She has so much to give in public service, and for her sake and her family’s sake, she has so much to give in public service, I hope she doesn’t put herself through it again," the former special counsel to President Bill ClintonWilliam (Bill) Jefferson ClintonRepublican spin on Biden is off the mark Bill Clinton shares video update after release from hospital Biden, Democrats risk everything unless they follow the Clinton pivot (they won't) MORE told Hill TV's Krystall Ball and Buck Sexton on "Rising."

Davis, also a Hill opinion contributor, added that he does not know whether Hillary Clinton is actually considering another run. 

His comments come after writer Michael Goodwin floated the idea that Clinton could be gearing up for a presidential run in 2020 on Saturday in the New York Post

Clinton has been one of the Trump administration's most vocal critics since she suffered a surprising defeat to Trump in 2016. 

She recently slammed the White House's zero tolerance policy that separated families at the U.S.-Mexico border, saying fundamental rights "are under assault like never before." 

Davis was hired to join the legal team of President TrumpDonald TrumpYoungkin ad features mother who pushed to have 'Beloved' banned from son's curriculum White House rejects latest Trump claim of executive privilege Democrats say GOP lawmakers implicated in Jan. 6 should be expelled MORE's former fixer, Michael Cohen, last week. 

— Julia Manchester