Joe Cohen

Joe Cohen

Senior Associate
Washington, D.C.

Email joseph.cohen@​

Phone +1 202 637 5765

Fax +1 202 637 5910

Practice groupGlobal Regulatory

Joe Cohen combines his technical legal knowledge with a pragmatic approach to advise clients on complex regulatory matters related to telecommunications, media, and technology (TMT).

Joe helps clients navigate a variety of regulatory, policy, and compliance issues before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and related regulatory bodies. His experience includes assisting clients on issues related to VoIP, 911, universal service, foreign ownership, broadcasting, spectrum auctions, and transaction approval. From major telecommunications providers to technology companies, Joe provides commercially driven legal advice to keep his clients moving towards their business objectives. 

Prior to joining the firm, Joe was an associate in the Washington, D.C., office of an international law firm where he represented TMT clients on a variety of FCC and state regulatory commission matters. Joe's background also includes policy roles with the U.S. Department of Justice and the Office of U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell.

Education and admissions


J.D., The George Washington University Law School, with honors, 2015

M.A., Georgetown University, 2008

B.A., Western Washington University, 2003


Member, Federal Communications Bar Association

Bar admissions and qualifications

District of Columbia


Court admissions

U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit

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