Roy Herrera

Of Counsel
Tel 602.798.5430
Fax 602.798.5595

Roy Herrera's practice centers on political law. He regularly advises candidates, nonprofit organizations, PACs, elected officials, and businesses on campaign finance and election law issues.

In addition to his political law work, Roy represents clients in government and regulatory affairs, white collar defense, and internal investigation matters.

Prior to joining Ballard Spahr, Roy served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice and on the legislative staff of U.S. Representative Ed Pastor of Arizona.

Representative Matters

  • Arizona state counsel and litigation counsel to Joe Biden for President
  • Legal counsel to Senator Mark Kelly and his United States Senate campaign
  • Representation of 501(c)(3), (c)(4) and (c)(6) nonprofit organizations with national operations
  • Counsel for political organizations with activities in numerous jurisdictions nationwide
  • Representation of numerous federal, state, and municipal candidates for public office
  • Drafting of state and local ballot measures and representation of ballot measure campaigns
  • Representation in petition challenges and election-related litigation across the country
  • Representation in voting rights litigation, including litigation before U.S. Supreme Court
  • Representation of companies and nonprofit organizations in internal investigations and administrative law matters
  • Representation of companies in civil and criminal enforcement actions

New York University School of Law (J.D. 2008)

George Washington University (B.B.A. 2005)
Presidential Academic Scholar


New York

U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York

U.S. District Court the Northern District of Illinois

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit