Ben Berwick

Head of Election Law & Litigation Team & Counsel

Ben Berwick leads Protect Democracy’s Election Law & Litigation Team. In that capacity, he oversees the organization’s work to ensure that American elections are free and fair. He has also led several of Protect Democracy’s most significant litigation projects, as well as major efforts to ensure that the president is not above accountability and that the Department of Justice is not politicized. Ben is also a lecturer at Harvard Law School, where he co-teaches the Democracy and the Rule of Law clinic. Before joining Protect Democracy, he worked for 6.5 years in Civil Division of the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ).

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