Take Action

Get Common Cause Updates

Get breaking news and updates from Common Cause.

Take Action

Hold our leaders accountable by speaking out

Volunteer

Learn how you can do more to strengthen democracy.

Donate

Make a contribution to support Common Cause today.

Find Your State

Meet Dan…

Dan conducts research and provides legal, communications and coalition support for Common Cause state organizations in their campaigns to implement redistricting reform. On the litigation front, he manages Common Cause and ally amicus briefs for cases seeking to protect citizen-centered redistricting reforms, advance constitutional challenges to partisan gerrymandering, and other redistricting cases. These include Arizona Legislature v. Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission, Evenwel v. Abbott, Gill v. Whitford, Benisek v. Lamone, Abbott v. Perez, and others.
Before joining Common Cause, Dan was a staff attorney and Campus Vote Project coordinator at the Fair Elections Legal Network, analyzed Supreme Court cases at Alliance for Justice, worked in a New Hampshire congressional campaign and for the League of Conservation Voters. Dan has a law degree from American University and a B.A. in political science from UCLA.

Area(s) of Expertise
  • Gerrymandering & Representation
Featured Posts
Gerrymander Gazette: Facebook Live on Common Cause v. Rucho
Gerrymander GazetTeeVee: Laugh While You Learn About the Fight for Fair Maps
Gerrymander Gazette: Trial Court Puts Common Cause v. Rucho on Fast Track to Supreme Court

Join the movement over 1 million strong for democracy

Join us: Americans deserve open, honest, accountable government.