Trevor Potter - Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered

Trevor Potter

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011
Phone: 202-862-5092

Trevor Potter is a Member in Caplin & Drysdale's Washington, D.C., office, where he leads the firm's Political Law Group.  He is one of the nation's best-known and experienced campaign and election lawyers. A former Commissioner and Chairman of the Federal Election Commission, and counsel to several Presidential campaigns, Mr. Potter has been described by the American Bar Association Journal as "hands-down one of the top lawyers in the country on the delicate intersection of politics, law, and money." 

Mr. Potter has been rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell®, listed as one of the "Best Lawyers in America®," and listed among Washington, D.C.'s, Super Lawyers®. He was recently described as "smart as a whip" in his Chambers USA listing, and the editors of Campaigns & Elections Magazine voted him among the "Top 50 Influencers" in the political world to watch in the 2014 election cycle. 

Office Location

One Thomas Circle, NW, Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20005
United States

Practice Areas

Government Relations Practice (Campaign Finance)