The Bright Lines Project Team


Lisa Gilbert, Project Director

Lisa is the director of Public Citizen’s Congress Watch. She has worked for U.S. Public Interest Research Group, Human Rights Campaign, Sierra Club and Environment Washington.

Emily Peterson-Cassin, Project Coordinator

Emily is an attorney who has worked in ERISA litigation and in indigent representation. Please contact Emily with any questions regarding the Bright Lines Project: or (202) 454-5131

Craig Holman, Advisor

Craig is a Governmental Affairs Lobbyist at Public Citizen’s Congress Watch. He is an expert on campaign finance issues and has worked for the Brennan Center for Justice.

Scott Nelson, Advisor

Scott is a lawyer with Public Citizen’s Litigation Group. He previously worked at Miller, Cassidy, Larroca & Lewin and clerked for the Honorable Byron R. White, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court.

Drafting Committee

Gregory L. Colvin, Drafting Committee Chair, Chairman of the Board, Adler & Colvin

Elizabeth J. Kingsley, Drafting Committee Vice Chair, Partner, Harmon, Curran, Spielberg & Eisenberg

Eve Borenstein, Partner, Borenstein & McVeigh Law Office

Terence Dougherty, General Counsel, ACLU

Rosemary Fei, Principal, Adler & Colvin

James P. Joseph, Partner, Arnold & Porter

Abby Levine, Legal Director, Bolder Advocacy, Alliance for Justice

John Pomeranz, Partner, Harmon, Curran, Spielberg & Eisenberg

Ezra Reese, Partner, Perkins Coie