Austin Evers is the founder of American Oversight, an accountability organization that leverages the power of open records requests and the courts to hold the administration accountable. In this role, he leverages his experience as a litigator and government attorney to promote accountability in government.
Previously, he served as Senior Counsel in the Department of State for oversight and transparency matters where he advised the Department on responding to congressional, law enforcement, advocacy group, and media investigations. Prior to that, he was a litigator at Williams & Connolly LLP and clerked for the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court and the Federal District Court of Massachusetts.
Austin graduated summa cum laude from Boston College Law School.