Hon. Robert M. McDowell

Partner, Wiley Rein LLP

Robert M. McDowell was first appointed to a seat on the Federal Communications Commission by President George W. Bush and unanimously confirmed by the Senate in 2006. When he was reappointed to the Commission on June 2, 2009, Commissioner McDowell became the first Republican to be appointed to an independent agency by President Barack Obama. He was unanimously confirmed by the Senate on June 25, 2009.  He returned to private practice in 2013.

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Publications and Multimedia
Regulating a World Wide Web - Podcast
Telecommunications & Electronic Media Practice Group Podcast
December 22, 2015
Communications Law Reform - Event Audio/Video
2012 National Lawyers Convention
November 20, 2012
Remarks of FCC Commissioner Robert M. McDowell - Prepared Remarks
2010 National Lawyers Convention
November 20, 2010
Rewriting the Telecomm Act: Has the Time Come? - Event Audio/Video
2010 National Lawyers Convention
November 20, 2010
Broadband Policy -- One Year In - Event Audio/Video
2009 National Lawyers Convention
November 14, 2009
The Regulatory State and American Technology - Event Audio/Video
2007 National Lawyers Convention
November 16, 2007