ELECTION LAW AND REDISTRICTING

For more than twenty years, Sara Leon has assisted local governmental entities comply with the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Sara has represented clients in federal courts in challenges to local election systems under the Voting Rights Act, and has helped dozens of governmental bodies create legally sound election systems when rebalancing of election districts is required. Upon release of the 2020 federal census, the firm is prepared to provide effective, sensitive and legally sound election counsel to those governmental bodies that will be required to redraw their electoral boundaries.

We represent clients in all matters related to local elections. Our attorneys are experienced in negotiating joint election agreements, preparing for bond elections and representing clients in election challenges.


ELECTION AND RESTRICTING PRACTICE AREAS

  • Compliance with the Texas Elections Code
  • Redistricting Single Member District Boundaries
  • Bond and Rollback Elections
  • Litigation Under the Voting Rights Act of 1965
  • Defense of Election Challenges