Former DOJ, ACLU Attorney Launches Boutique Civil Rights Law Firm

The Law Office of Bryan L. Sells, LLC to focus on voting rights, election law, and redistricting.

Atlanta, GA – March 7, 2016 – Bryan L. Sells is pleased to announce the launch of The Law Office of Bryan L. Sells, LLC.  Drawing on Sells’ experience in the government and nonprofit sectors, the boutique firm will specialize in voting rights, election law, and redistricting matters.

Based in Atlanta, Georgia, the new firm will represent individual voters, civil rights organizations, political parties, and candidates across the country in complex voting rights litigation.  The firm 

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Texas, U.S. Resume Fight Over Maps That Curb Latino Power; Bryan Sells Quoted

From the BloombergBusiness article, Texas, U.S. Resume Fight Over Maps That Curb Latino Power:

“Partisanship is not a defense to intentional vote dilution,” Bryan Sells, a lawyer with the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, told the San Antonio judges last month. “If a legislature intentionally dilutes minority voting strength because its members are under the impression, mistaken or otherwise, that doing so will help their political party, it is not legally different,” from diluting minority voting strength because they “don’t like black or brown people,” Sells said, according to a transcript.

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Texas Back in Court With U.S. in Minority Voting Fight; Bryan Sells Quoted

From the BloombergBusiness article, Texas Back in Court With U.S. in Minority Voting Fight:

“We’re here because the State of Texas, as it has in every redistricting cycle since 1970, adopted redistricting plans that discriminate against its minority citizens,” Bryan Sells, a Justice Department lawyer, told a trio of San Antonio judges today. “We have evidence that vote dilution was anything but accidental.”

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