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    Trevor Potter

    President

    Trevor Potter is the founder and President of the Campaign Legal Center. 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.

    List of Appearances, Publications & Speeches for Trevor Potter

    Trevor Potter and "The Colbert Report"

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  • Paul M. Smith

    Vice President of Litigation and Strategy

    Paul M. Smith joined the Campaign Legal Center as the Vice President of Litigation and Strategy in January 2017. Smith 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 for the Campaign Legal Center. 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

    Director of Voting Rights and Redistricting Program

    J. Gerald Hebert ("Gerry") is currently the Director of Voting Rights and Redistricting Program at the Campaign Legal Center, in Washington, DC. He joined the Legal Center in 2004...

    List of Appearances, Publications & Speeches for Gerry Hebert

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    Tara Malloy

    Deputy Executive Director

    Ms. Malloy joined the Campaign Legal Center 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

    Lawrence M. Noble

    Senior Director, Regulatory Reform Programs, and General Counsel

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

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  • Sandhya Bathija

    Director of Strategic Communications

    Sandhya Bathija is the Director of Strategic Communications for the Campaign Legal Center. 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 the Campaign Legal Center 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

    Federal and FEC Reform Program Director

    Brendan Fischer joined Campaign Legal Center 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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  • Corey Goldstone

    Communications Associate

    Corey Goldstone is the Campaign Legal Center's Communications Associate. He handles press relations and online content creation for projects which include voting rights and campaign finance law.

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  • Austin Graham

    Associate Counsel, State & Local Reform Program

    Austin Graham joined the Campaign Legal Center 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

    Deputy Director of Redistricting

    Ruth Greenwood joined the Campaign Legal Center 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

    Redistricting Counsel

    Annabelle Harless joined the Campaign Legal Center 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 for the Campaign Legal Center, 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 for the Campaign Legal Center. Ms. Jones joined CLC with over 10 years’ experience in nonprofit management...

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  • Catherine Hinckley Kelley

    State & Local Reform Program Director

    Catie Kelley joined the Campaign Legal Center as a Legal Fellow in March 2014 and has been promoted to lead CLC’s State and Local Reform Program.

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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 will connect a wide range of audiences to inspire and expand support for CLC's mission and enable the organization to meet the growing demands for its work. 

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  • David Kolker

    Legal Counsel

    David Kolker is legal counsel for the Campaign Legal Center. 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

    Deputy Director of Voting Rights

    Danielle Lang joined the Campaign Legal Center as a Legal Fellow in October 2015.  She litigates a wide range of voting rights matters before state and federal courts... 

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  • Noah B. Lindell

    Legal Fellow

    Noah Lindell joined the Campaign Legal Center 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

    Counsel

    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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  • Meredith McGehee

    Strategic Advisor

    Meredith McGehee serves as Strategic Advisor at the Campaign Legal Center where she directs the legislative and media policy efforts...

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  • Mallory Singer

    Special Assistant

    ​Mallory Singer serves as the Special Assistant to Trevor Potter and will be supporting organizational initiatives—both the day-to-day and long-range tasks.

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  • Marianne Viray

    Secretary / Treasurer

    Mrs. 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 the Legal Center opened its doors in 2002...

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