Lawyers Defending American Democracy is a coalition of lawyers united in the defense of our democracy.

Who We Are —

We believe that as members of the legal community, we have a unique responsibility to defend the Constitution and values on which our democracy depends.

Our Efforts —

We have authored numerous letters, briefs and statements concerning threats to our democracy and press the legal community to support and defend the Constitution. 

Take Action —

Be a part of our efforts to demand accountability for those in our profession who do not live up to their oath and to their ethical obligations.

Google Texas Lawsuit, Dallas, United States – 28 Jun 2020
Ethics Complaint: Update

Texas Bar Agrees to Pursue Ethics Complaint against AG Paxton

Four former State Bar of Texas Presidents joined twelve other distinguished State Bar members and Lawyers Defending American Democracy in filing an ethics complaint with the State Bar of Texas against Texas Attorney General Warren Kenneth Paxton Jr.

The 31-page complaint urged Bar regulators to discipline Mr. Paxton for a pattern of serious ethical misconduct.


The Reckoning Begins for Trump’s Lawyers

Ethics Complaint

Update: Rudy Giuliani's Law License Suspended for Ethics Violations

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