Wisconsin State Policy Advocate & Counsel
Edgar Lin is Protect Democracy’s Wisconsin lead for policy advocacy and litigation focusing on preventing election subversion. Before joining Protect Democracy, Edgar was a trial lawyer in both private practice and public defense as a Wisconsin Assistant Public Defender. His deep engagement with the community and civic organizations led to Edgar’s run for Wisconsin state legislature in 2016. Prior to practicing law, Edgar was a financial analyst in Hong Kong and Tokyo. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Law School.