Bob Quinn Joins Wilkinson Barker Knauer as Partner in DC Office

Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP (WBK) is pleased to announce that Bob Quinn is joining the firm as a Partner in the Washington, DC, office. Bob joins WBK after 30 years with AT&T, where he served as Senior Executive Vice President for Legislative and Regulatory Affairs. In this role, Bob oversaw AT&T’s global political and regulatory operations, led AT&T’s Public Policy Organization and served as Chair of the AT&T Foundation. Bob also served as AT&T’s Chief Privacy Officer for five years, helping to align AT&T’s many operating companies, and to ensure the privacy of customers and employees. Bob received his law degree from DePaul University Law School in Chicago, Illinois, where he served as the Managing Editor of Lead Articles for the DePaul Law Review.

“I am excited to be joining the great team at WBK,” said Bob. “Since I arrived in Washington over 20 years ago, I have enjoyed working closely with many members of the WBK team and have always been impressed by the skill and dedication demonstrated by the team here. It is truly an honor to be afforded the opportunity to join such a prestigious firm.”

Bryan Tramont, Managing Partner of Wilkinson Barker Knauer said, “Bob has been a powerful thought leader in communications and privacy policy and we look forward to adding his strategic vision to WBK. I have always had tremendous admiration for his skills and a deep appreciation for our friendship. All of team WBK is looking forward to his arrival.”

Mr. Quinn will be located in the firm’s Washington, DC, office and can be reached at 202.383.3403 and at Additional information about Mr. Quinn can be found at

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