Our Staff

  • Trevor Potter

    President

    Trevor Potter is the founder and President of CLC. He is a former Chairman of the Federal Election Commission. He is one of the country's most prominent and experienced campaign and election lawyers. He is also a Senior Adviser to the reform group Issue One, as well as head of the political law practice at the Washington firm of Caplin & Drysdale. To many, he is perhaps best known for his appearances on the Colbert Report as the lawyer for Stephen Colbert’s super PAC, Americans for a Better Tomorrow, Tomorrow, during the 2012 election.

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    Trevor Potter and "The Colbert Report"

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  • Paul M. Smith

    Vice President, Litigation & Strategy

    Paul M. Smith joined CLC as Vice President, Litigation & Strategy in January 2017. Paul works directly with CLC’s talented team of litigators to protect and improve our democracy through innovative litigation strategies.

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  • Anna Prow

    Managing Director

    Anna Prow brings more than 20 years of civil society leadership to her role as Managing Director of CLC. In this role, she directs internal operations and facilitates CLC’s long-term and short-term strategic planning processes, ensuring that CLC maintains an efficient operational and administrative infrastructure to support the organization’s continuing growth. 

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  • J. Gerald Hebert

    Senior Director, Voting Rights & Redistricting

    J. Gerald Hebert ("Gerry") is currently the Senior Director, Voting Rights & Redistricting at CLC. He joined in 2004...

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  • Tara Malloy

    Senior Director, Appellate Litigation & Strategy

    Ms. Malloy joined CLC in November 2006. She litigates a wide range of campaign finance and election law cases in state and federal court, and has expertise in campaign finance, lobbying, and congressional ethics issues...

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  • Lawrence M. Noble

    Senior Director & General Counsel

    Lawrence M. Noble is Senior Director, Ethics, & General Counsel at CLC. Prior to joining the CLC, he served as President and CEO of Americans for Campaign Reform (ACR)...

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  • Sandhya Bathija

    Director, Strategic Communications

    Sandhya Bathija is the Director, Strategic Communications at CLC. Sandhya has an extensive background in nonprofit communications, advocacy and political and grassroots communications and campaigns...

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  • Anna Bodi

    Partner Legal Fellow

    Anna Bodi is a Partner Legal Fellow at the Voting Rights Institute, where she works on voting rights litigation, representing CLC and the VRI at voting rights coalition meetings, and administering the VRI website.

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  • Molly Danahy

    Partner Legal Fellow

    Molly Danahy is a Partner Legal Fellow at the Voting Rights Institute. Her work consists of assisting with voting rights litigation, advising states on proposed changes to their voting laws, representing CLC and the VRI at voting rights coalition meetings, and administering the VRI website.

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  • Timothy Duong

    Program Assistant

    Timothy Duong joined CLC as a Program Assistant in October 2015.  He supports the staff in advancing a wide range of projects involving campaign finance and voting rights...

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  • Brendan Fischer

    Director, Federal & FEC Reform

    Brendan Fischer joined CLC in March 2016. He has expertise in campaign finance and government transparency issues and litigates a broad range of election and campaign finance cases.

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  • Mark Gaber

    Senior Legal Counsel, Litigation

    Mark Gaber is Senior Legal Counsel, Litigation at CLC.  He litigates redistricting, voting rights, and campaign finance cases. 

  • Corey Goldstone

    Communications Associate

    Corey Goldstone started as CLC's Communications Associate in September 2016. He handles press relations and online content creation for all of CLC's issue areas.

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  • Austin Graham

    Policy Specialist

    Austin Graham joined CLC in August 2016. As part of the State & Local Reform Program, he concentrates on efforts to improve campaign finance regulation and electoral integrity around the country.

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  • Ruth Greenwood

    Senior Legal Counsel, Voting Rights & Redistricting

    Ruth Greenwood joined CLC in March 2016. Ruth litigates a wide variety of redistricting cases, with a particular focus on ending partisan gerrymandering and promoting minority representation.  Ruth also has expertise in voting rights, election administration, and youth civic engagement issues.

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  • Annabelle Harless

    Legal Counsel, Voting Rights & Redistricting

    Annabelle Harless joined CLC in March 2016. Annabelle's work focuses on redistricting, minority representation, litigation, and advocacy...

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  • Meghan Hess

    Digital Manager

    Meghan Hess is the Digital Manager at CLC, working to convey CLC’s work to online audiences through email and social media.

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  • Kazi Jones

    Operations Manager

    Kazi Jones serves as Operations Manager at CLC. Ms. Jones joined CLC with over 10 years’ experience in nonprofit management...

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  • Catherine Hinckley Kelley

    Director, Policy & State Programs

    Catie Kelley is the Campaign Legal Center’s Director of Policy & State Programs.

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  • Yasmin Khan

    Chief Development Officer

    Yasmin Khan joined CLC in January 2016 to lead and elevate the organization’s outreach and fundraising. She connects a wide range of audiences to inspire and expand support for CLC's mission, enabling the organization to meet the growing demands for its work. 

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  • David Kolker

    Counsel, New Jurisprudence

    David Kolker is Counsel, New Jurisprudence for CLC. David has spent decades litigating cases in both the public and private sectors. He worked for nearly 20 at the Federal Election Commission, where he litigated cases before federal courts on federal campaign finance laws, advised the Commission and its General Counsel, and for several years led the agency’s Litigation Division.

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  • Danielle Lang

    Senior Legal Counsel, Voting Rights & Redistricting

    Danielle Lang joined CLC in October 2015. She litigates a wide range of voting rights matters before state and federal courts.

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  • Hannah Lee

    Executive Assistant

    Hannah Lee joined CLC as the Executive Assistant in June 2017. She provides day to day administrative support to the President, Vice President, and Managing Director.

  • Noah B. Lindell

    Legal Fellow

    Noah Lindell joined CLC in August 2016. He engages in research and litigation on a range of election issues, including on the development of a new campaign finance jurisprudence.

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  • Megan McAllen

    Senior Legal Counsel, Appellate Litigation

    Megan McAllen focuses on campaign finance law and policy, and litigates a wide range of cases before state and federal courts across the country. She also has expertise on topics related to government ethics, lobbying, and political transparency, and has spoken at conferences and events nationwide on money-in-politics issues. 

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  • Megan McCombs

    Development Assistant

    Megan McCombs joined CLC as the Development Assistant in May 2017, working to support the day to day tasks of fundraising as well as building relationships with CLC's supporters and partners.

  • Meredith McGehee

    Strategic Advisor

    Meredith McGehee serves as Strategic Advisor for CLC where she directs the legislative and media policy efforts...

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  • Adav Noti

    Senior Director, Trial Litigation & Strategy

    Adav Noti is CLC's Senior Director, Trial Litigation & Strategy. He directs CLC’s litigation in the federal district courts, where he coordinates, implements, and manages CLC’s trial court strategy.

  • Moshe Pasternak

    Operations Assistant

    Moshe Pasternak joined CLC as Operations Assistant in the summer of 2017. Mo works to ensure that the core functions of the organization are efficient and day to day operations are smooth.

  • Walter M. Shaub, Jr.

    Senior Director, Ethics

    Walter M. Shaub, Jr., former director of the United States Office of Government Ethics, has joined Campaign Legal Center as Senior Director, Ethics, effective July 19.

  • Marianne Viray

    Secretary / Treasurer

    Marianne Viray has administrative responsibilities in the areas of budgeting, finance, foundation relations and board management. She has worked full or part-time for CLC in various capacities since CLC opened its doors in 2002...

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