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Law Forward develops cases, identifying opportunities to use litigation to transform the law in significant ways. Law Forward works to ensure that state agencies regulate appropriately and fulfill their mandates. Our work engages policymakers, the legal community, and citizens on legal issues, expanding both opportunities and demand for progressive change.


Amicus Briefs

Friend of the court briefs filed to protect and advance democracy.

Election Administration

Protecting our rights at the ballot box.

Good Governance

Ensuring accountability and justice for our state and nation.

Policy Work

Resisting current efforts to revive long-discredited legal doctrine.

Voting Rights & Ballot Access

Preserving the constitutional freedom to vote.

Redistricting & Fair Maps

Fighting for all Wisconsin voters to have their voices fairly reflected in our government.

Recent Cases

Evers v. Marklein

On March 13, 2024, Law Forward filed an amicus brief on behalf of former Wisconsin State Court judges, Paul Lundsten, Richard Sankovitz, John Markson, and Richard Niess, in support of Governor Tony Evers’ lawsuit against Republican lawmakers in Evers v. Marklein.

Our democracy is at stake.

Your support helps promote and protect the rule of law in Wisconsin.