Accountability group recordsdata lawyer ethics complaints in election instances

Accountability group recordsdata lawyer ethics complaints in election instances

Accountability group recordsdata lawyer ethics complaints in election instances

A pair of Wisconsin legal professionals are amongst 15 attorneys from a number of states named in ethics complaints over their ungrounded makes an attempt to undo the 2020 presidential election.

The 65 Venture filed the complaints Wednesday with the Wisconsin Workplace of Lawyer Regulation in opposition to Michael D. Dean of Brookfield and Daniel J. Eastman of Mequon.

The group, named after the variety of lawsuits filed by supporters of former President Donald Trump within the wake of his 2020 election loss to President Joe Biden, additionally filed complaints about legal professionals licensed in 5 different states, a number of of whom helped file instances in Wisconsin.

The group beforehand filed 25 different complaints in opposition to legal professionals concerned within the false electors schemes and the Jan. 6, 2021, rebellion.

The challenge describes itself as “a bipartisan, nonprofit effort to guard democracy from abuse of the authorized system by holding accountable legal professionals who interact in fraudulent and malicious efforts to overturn authentic elections.”