Annabelle Harless joined CLC in March 2016. Annabelle's work focuses on redistricting, minority representation, litigation, and advocacy. Prior to joining the Campaign Legal Center, Annabelle was an attorney with the Voting Rights Project at the Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights. While in law school, she worked as a research assistant to law professors Cheryl Harris and Kimberle Crenshaw, where she performed legal research on civil rights topics and helped edit and draft an amicus brief for the U.S. Supreme Court.
Annabelle received her J.D. from UCLA School of Law in 2014, and is admitted to practice as an attorney in Illinois. She graduated from the University of Michigan in 2011, Phi Beta Kappa, with a B.A. in Political Science.