David Lyle

Senior Counsel for Communications

David Lyle is ACS's Senior Counsel for Communications. He joined ACS in 2002 and has served as its Deputy Director, Acting Executive Director, and director of its state courts project. Lyle founded the Courts Matter project at Media Matters for America. He also worked as a principal in a political consulting firm, at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, as counsel to U.S. Representative Don Johnson, of Georgia, and an associate at Arnold & Porter. Lyle received his J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School and his B.A. in history from the University of Georgia. He clerked for the Hon. John C. Godbold of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.