If you pay attention to Wisconsin politics, then you’ll probably recognize the Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty, also known as WILL.
The conservative-leaning legal firm is a frequent ally of the state’s Republicans and a frequent opponent of Governor Tony Evers.
Now, Law Forward, a new non-partisan legal firm, hopes to serve as a counterweight to the state’s Republicans and WILL. The nonprofit legal firm was just announced last week, but its founders are already fighting some high profile legal battles throughout the state.
For more, WORT Producer Jonah Chester spoke with Jeff Mandell; President, Founder and Lead Legal Counsel for Law Forward.