Why He Matters
Ginsberg is the GOP's go-to guy for electoral recounts. He is best known for his work on the 2000 Florida recount that ended in the U.S. Supreme Court's Bush v. Gore decision, but he has represented the leadership and campaign political action committees of slews of senators, House members and governors.Ginsberg was the national counsel for Mitt Romney's 2008 campaign, advised his Free and Strong America PAC and continues to offer counsel for Romney's 2012 efforts .
After growing up outside of Philadelphia, Ginsberg attended the University of Pennsylvania, where he edited the school's newspaper and launched his career as a newspaperman. But after five years of reporting, he returned to school to earn his J.D.