Stephen R. Klein

Attorney, Pillar of Law Institute
Stephen Klein

Stephen Klein is an attorney with the Pillar of Law Institute, a nonprofit public interest law firm that protects citizens nationwide from unconstitutional campaign finance laws, and a member of the Federalist Society’s Free Speech & Election Law Practice Group Executive Committee. An experienced free speech attorney, Steve has successfully fought for the First Amendment rights of his clients against local, state and federal regulators. As a lobbyist, Steve’s advocacy has led to the successful amendment of state laws to respect political engagement and prevented the enactment of laws that burden it. Steve earned a bachelors degree at Hillsdale College and law degree from Ave Maria School of Law, where he served as Managing Editor of the Ave Maria Law Review.

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Publications and Multimedia
Supreme Court to Consider Honest-Services Fraud: Oral Arguments Heard in Robert F. McDonnell v. United States - Podcast
Criminal Law & Procedure and Free Speech & Election Law Practice Groups Podcast
April 27, 2016
Liberty's First Crisis: Adams, Jefferson, and the Misfits Who Saved Free Speech - Podcast
Free Speech & Election Law Practice Group Podcast
August 27, 2015
Powers v. State of Wyoming: Separation of Powers and the Role of the Judiciary
State Court Docket Watch Article
December 11, 2014