Employer: Squire Patton Boggs
Location: Washington, DC
Date Posted: September 25, 2020

9.20.1 – The Washington DC office of Squire Patton Boggs is seeking an Attorney with at least five years of telecom experience to join our Communications practice group. Our global communications practice is focused on telecom regulation, spectrum policy, satellite, Internet, ecommerce, competition and foreign market access, and international regulatory matters. We practice before the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and other relevant authorities in the US and abroad. The individual hired for this position can expect to be involved with a variety of assignments and assume significant responsibility in complex matters for key clients.

Responsibilities
• Advising firm clients and manage client relationships on legal and regulatory developments affecting the telecommunications industry; satellite and earth station licensing; U.S. and foreign spectrum regulation; data protection and privacy; terrestrial wireless licensing; and international regulatory advice to private commercial entities and foreign governments
• Supervise a team on a case
• Legal research and writing

Academic and Professional Qualifications
• U.S. Juris Doctor Degree
• Admitted to practice in the District of Columbia

Professional Skills & Experience
• At least five years of substantial experience of complex legal issues related to the communications industry including legal research and analysis, regulatory advice and contract negotiation and drafting
• Program management experience is a plus
• Meaningful experience in a law firm or government position

Personal Skills
• Demonstrated capability to work in a team environment and to exercise sound and practical judgment
• Superior research and analytical abilities
• Excellent verbal and written communication and organizational skills
• Strong analytical skills
• Flexible, composed, and ability to prioritize and handle multiple matters simultaneously with a high level of competence and accuracy
• Committed to professional ethics and client confidentiality
• Ability to work independently, lead a team and take initiative

Application Process
In order to be considered for a position at Squire Patton Boggs, you must formally apply online. Resumes should be accompanied by unofficial law school transcript. A recent writing sample (10 pages max) is optional. Please include a cover page with your writing sample that describes the piece you are submitting and how you may have modified it from its original format.

Click here to apply online.