Government Ethics and Compliance

At Denton Navarro Rocha Bernal Hyde & Zech, P.C., we have exclusively devoted our practice to representing government entities and officials in Texas. With a reputation for integrity and extensive experience in this area of law, we are a trusted choice for counsel and advocacy in issues regarding government ethics and compliance.

We handle:

  • Election law: With an in-depth knowledge of the Texas Election Code, we assist government entities throughout the state with the application and interpretation of election laws. We provide experience legal counsel on a wide array of matters, ranging from election cancellations, audiovisual camera use at polls or authorized election dates to absentee voting, precinct boundary changes, write-in candidacy issues and more.
  • Campaign compliance: Our lawyers advise government entities and public officials on all aspects of campaign compliance, including disclosure reports, federal election activity (FEA) and electioneering communication (EC) periods, independent expenditure periods, coordination time frames, ballot access information and more.
  • Campaign finance: Our law firm counsels clients on compliance with the FEA and the Texas Ethics Commission (TEC) in issues regarding federal and state campaign financing, including the appointment of campaign treasurers, financial contribution and expenditure reports, campaign contribution limits and more.
  • Professional ethics: We maintain an extensive understanding of the TEC regulations and Texas Disciplinary Rules of Professional Conduct in regard to city attorneys and other parties.