The attorneys at Santiago Burger LLP have assisted campaigns, political parties, political organizations, candidates, and voters in a variety of litigated matters. Working closely with transactional election lawyers, our attorneys have been called upon to handle contentious election law issues before Boards of Election, and in state and federal trial and appellate courts.
Election law litigation proceeds at a blistering pace. These matters receive a court calendar preference and can proceed from filing a petition to trying a case in the scope of a week. Appeals also proceed at a remarkable clip. Election season is a thrilling, adrenaline-fueled time at the firm.