Damon Effingham

Legal and Policy Director, Common Cause Maryland


In his capacity as Legal and Policy Director at Common Cause Maryland, Damon coordinates and leads legislative campaigns on issues related to money in politics, voting rights, transparency and government ethics. Prior to joining Common Cause Maryland, Damon worked with U.S. Representative John Sarbanes on the bi-partisan Government By the People Act campaign, and consulted companies seeking licensure under Maryland’s burgeoning medical marijuana program. Damon is a graduate of New York University and Emory Law School.

Phone: (410) 268-7470

Email: deffingham@commoncause.org

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