John Groen

John Groen has extensive experience in public interest litigation before all levels of federal and state courts. He joined Pacific Legal Foundation (“PLF”) in 1987 and nine years later founded Groen Stephens & Klinge LLP, in Bellevue, Washington, where he litigated land use issues and takings claims. In 2015, John returned to PLF and is now Executive Vice President and General Counsel. On behalf of the Murr family, he argued Murr v. Wisconsin at the United States Supreme Court.