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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.

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    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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  • Lawrence M. Noble

    Lawrence M. Noble

    General Counsel

    Lawrence M. Noble is 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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    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...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Brendan Fischer

    Associate Counsel

    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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  • 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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