Stephen J. Kaufman is the founder of Kaufman Legal Group, a law firm specializing in the niche market of political law. The firm has offices in Los Angeles and Sacramento, advising clients on compliance with campaign finance and election laws and defending clients in government investigations. Mr. Kaufman’s clients include some of the top political players in Washington, D.C. and California, including elected officials, candidates, PACs, campaign donors, business organizations, labor unions, and political parties.
Mr. Kaufman is an expert on voting systems and election procedures, and currently serves as Chair of the California Voting Modernization Board. He is a former President of the California Political Attorneys Association, and has served on a number of non-profit Boards and Government Commissions. Mr. Kaufman obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from UCLA in 1984, and received his law degree from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco in 1987.
A frequent author and speaker on campaign reform and election issues, Mr. Kaufman appears regularly in the local media and serves as a lecturer and panelist before numerous public and private organizations. He was named by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the 500 most influential people in Los Angeles in 2016 and 2017, and was honored by the Daily Journal as one of the Top 100 Lawyers in California in 2018.
Mr. Kaufman’s love of sports began at an early age. As a kid growing up in Los Angeles, he spent many hours at the Forum as a Laker ball boy, and watched Dodger games from almost every vantage point in Dodger Stadium. Today, he spends his free time attending UCLA football and basketball games, rooting for the Lakers to reclaim their glory, and hoping the Dodgers finally win another World Series.
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