B&I Lawyers Win Significant Federal Election Case

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B&I Lawyers Win Significant Federal Election Case


Partner Peter Brann and associates Mike Carey and Eamonn Hart successfully defended Jared Golden, the Democratic candidate in Maine’s Second Congressional District, in the first ever congressional general election conducted using ranked choice voting. In a strongly-worded decision, a federal district court rejected all of the attacks on the election process, and ordered judgment entered in favor of Golden and other defendants. Golden was the narrow winner of the election, ousting incumbent Republican Bruce Poliquin. Brann & Isaacson lawyers worked with lawyers from Drummond Woodsum and Perkins Coie to win a precedent-setting legal victory approving the use of a first-in-the-nation method of conducting congressional elections.

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