George Leris

IT Partner
Office Washington D.C.

George focuses on providing clients with practical advice to complex issues.  In his advocacy, he draws from his experience working as a private practitioner at an international law firm and as a public servant at the Federal Communications Commission, including as Acting Legal Advisor for an FCC Commissioner.

George has represented communications and technology companies, satellite operators, content providers, and trade associations on a broad range of regulatory, litigation, and transactional issues.  He has provided regulatory compliance advice within the United States and abroad, often working closely with the client’s business and technical personnel to develop solutions.  His representative experience includes net neutrality, infrastructure deployment, and transactions involving FCC licenses.

  • Member, Federal Communications Bar Association
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Bar Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • New York
  • J.D., The George Washington University Law School, 2009
  • B.A., magna cum laude, The George Washington University, 2006