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Election and Campaign Finance Law

The Pennsylvania attorneys at Willig, Williams & Davidson know that many times, the only way to protect the rights of labor organizations and the members they represent, is to commit substantial resources to help elect someone to office who supports labor's agenda and other progressive causes. Our attorneys are ready to assist in every phase of the public election process. We have experienced attorneys who have advised campaigns and candidates at the federal, state and local level. In fact, Willig Williams & Davidson represents candidates for public office and political action committees.  

We counsel our public office candidate clients in all aspects of elective politics including: candidate qualifications, nominating petitions, financial disclosure, election day procedure and disputes. We are also experienced in all phases of election related litigation in Pennsylvania from challenges to getting on the ballot to recounts and recanvasses of election results.

Willig, Williams & Davidson attorneys in PA also provide advice and guidance to labor organizations and political action committees. Our lawyers help them navigate the myriad of federal, state and local campaign finance laws, including filing deadlines and contribution limits. We also represent these entities in inquiries from administrative or enforcement agencies.

We are committed to providing the highest level of professional services and to building strong relationships with each client. If you have a public election or campaign finance issue that needs legal review, please do not hesitate to contact us for assistance today.

Election and Campaign Finance Law: Resources



Ralph J. Teti
Irwin W. Aronson
Linda M. Martin
Richard G. Poulson
John R. Bielski


Collectively...the Blog


Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s Historic Ruling in the Pennsylvania Gerrymandering Case
By: John R. Bielski On Wednesday, February 7, 2018, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court (“Court”) issued its historic ruling in the Pennsylvania gerrymandering case, declaring that the Pennsylvania General Assembly’s hyper-partisan and politically-gerrymandered 2011 congressional redistricting plan (“2011 Plan”) violated Article I, Section 5 of the Pennsylvania Constitution—known as the Free and Equal Elections Clause. Justice...

PA Supreme Court Strikes Down 2011 Congressional Redistricting Map as Unconstitutional
By: John R. Bielski Today, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court in a 5-2 decision struck down the 2011 congressional redistricting map as unconstitutional under the Pennsylvania Constitution and barring its use in the regular primary and general elections this year. As reported in an earlier post, Willig, Williams & Davidson wrote an amicus brief on behalf...

Pennsylvania Unions File Amici Brief in Gerrymandering Case
By John R. Bielski On January 5, 2018, eight unions– the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, AFSCME Council 13, AFGE, AFT Pennsylvania, APSCUF, CWA District 2-13, SEIU Pennsylvania State Council, UFCW Local 1776 and UNITEHERE–filed an amici brief in support of a legal challenge to the Pennsylvania congressional redistricting map created by the Pennsylvania General Assembly in 2011....


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