Georgios Leris advises telecommunications, satellite operators, leading Internet providers, media companies, and trade associations on regulatory, policy, transactional, and litigation matters before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), appellate courts, and Congress.
He represents clients in regulatory review of mergers and acquisitions, rulemaking, licensing, compliance, and reform within the US. He also represents clients in regulatory and compliance matters globally.
Georgios regularly engages on a variety of pro bono matters, including working on a death penalty representation, and on telecommunications-related public safety issues.
- District of Columbia
- New York
- J.D., The George Washington University Law School, 2009
- B.A., The George Washington University, 2006, magna cum laude, Political Science, minor in Economics
Served as counsel for intervenors in support of respondents in US Telecom Assoc. v. FCC, 825 F.3d 674 (DC Cir. 2016).
Served as counsel for Amicus Curiae in support of respondents in State of Tennessee v. FCC, 832 F. 3d 597 (6th Cir. 2016).
Served as counsel for intervenors DISH Network Corp. in support of respondents in CBS Corp. v. FCC, 785 F.3d 699 (DC Cir. 2015).
News & Publications
June 5, 2019
April 19, 2019
April 19, 2019
June 14, 2016
Legal 500 US, Rising Star, Media, Technology & Telecoms: Telecoms & Broadcast, Regulatory (2019)
Legal 500 US, Media, Technology & Telecoms: Telecoms & Broadcast, Regulatory (2019)
Super Lawyers, Washington, DC, "Rising Star," Communications (2019)
- WRC-19, Federal Advisory Committee
- American Bar Association
- Federal Communications Bar Association