Attorneys

Kory Langhofer

Managing Attorney
Desk: (602) 382-4078 | Cell: (602) 571-4275 | kory@statecraftlaw.com

Kory Langhofer has extensive experience in political law, constitutional law, and government enforcement proceedings. He regularly serves as a legal expert in print, radio, and television news reports.

Noteworthy experience includes the following:

  • General counsel for Ms. Carly Fiorina’s 2016 presidential campaign
  • Litigation counsel for Gov. Mitt Romney’s 2012 presidential campaign.
  • Lead counsel for the Arizona State Senate’s investigation and trial of a sitting Arizona State Senator, resulting in the Senator’s resignation.
  • Lead prosecutor in multiple federal criminal trials, each resulting in guilty verdicts.
  • Lead plaintiff’s counsel in multiple successful election contests in federal court.

Yale Law School, J.D. (2006)

  • Editor, Yale Law Journal
  • Editor, Yale Law & Policy Review
  • Editor, Yale Journal on Regulation

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, A.B. (2003)

  • Summa cum laude
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Truman Scholar
  • Student Lincoln Laureate (awarded to one senior annually)
  • Bronze Tablet (top three percent of graduating class)

Thomas Basile

Attorney
Desk: (602) 382-4066 | Cell: (617) 458-6453 | tom@statecraftlaw.com

Thomas Basile combines his litigation experience with his political knowledge to represent a broad client base in political law and election law matters. He has represented two presidential campaigns, the Arizona State Legislature, and the Colorado Republican Party, as well as an array of candidates, political committees, and 501(c) organizations.

Noteworthy experience includes the following:

  • Deputy General Counsel for Carly Fiorina’s 2016 presidential campaign
  • Attorney for Gov. Mitt Romney’s 2012 presidential campaign
  • Brought and defended multiple lawsuits regarding candidate nomination and ballot measure petitions
  • Successfully represented clients pursuing First Amendment and other constitutional challenges relating to ballot access issues and voting rights

Harvard Law School, J.D. (2009)

  • Cum laude
  • Executive Editor, Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy

Harvard College, A.B. (2006)

  • Magna cum laude with Highest Honors in field
  • Harvard College Scholar (top 10% of class)
  • 2006 Firth Prize (best essay on social, political and ethical values of democracy)