Jenner & Block

Redistricting and Elections Business Meeting/The Changing Legal Landscape, 2019 National Conference of State Legislatures Capitol Forum

On December 11, Jenner & Block Partner Sam Hirsch will participate in a panel discussion on redistricting and elections, examining recent seismic shifts in redistricting law that have altered the legal landscape.

Mr. Hirsch is a member of the firm’s Election Law and Redistricting Practice.  He gained a national reputation as one of the leading lawyers in the field, having litigated voting-rights and redistricting cases in nearly 20 states, including cases under Sections 2 and 5 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 and the Help America Vote Act of 2002, as well as cases raising constitutional claims under the First, Fourteenth and Fifteenth Amendments, and Article I's Elections Clause.