[PAST EVENT] Election Law War Stories

November 12, 2013
12:50pm - 1:55pm
Law School, Room 127
613 S Henry St
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
Recognized as one of the country's most influential election lawyers, Patton Boggs attorney and William & Mary Election Law Program Advisory Board Member Benjamin Ginsberg will deliver a lecture entitled Election Law War Stories describing his experiences as an election attorney and offering advice to those who hope to enter the field. Mr. Ginsberg served as national counsel to the 2000 and 2004 Bush-Cheney Presidential campaign (playing a central role in the 2000 Florida recount); Ginsberg served as national counsel to the Romney Presidential campaign; and serves as counsel to the Republican Governors Association. President Obama appointed Mr. Ginsberg to co-chair the Presidential Commission on Election Administration which began its work in May 2013. Mr. Ginsberg will be discussing his experiences as an election attorney on matters ranging from campaign finance to campaigns and pols. Mr. Ginsberg will offer his perspective on the development of the field and what it is like to practice in this area. Tuesday, November 12th, 2013, 12:50pm, Rm. 127. Lunch will be served. Free and open to the public, space permitting.

[[e|addevore, Andrew DeVore]] '16, Co-Chair Election Law Society Speaker Series