Areas of Practice
  • Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 2009
  • Brown University, B.A., magna cum laude, Pi Sigma Alpha, National Political Honor Society, 2003
Bar & Court Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • New York

Andrew Golodny

1330 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington DC 20036
TEL: +1 202 429 1357
FAX: +1 202 429 3902

Andrew Golodny advises traditional and new media companies, satellite and cable operators, and trade associations on complex and novel issues in the telecom and media industries.  He has experience in a wide variety of FCC proceedings, including rulemakings, mergers, licensing, and compliance matters.  Mr. Golodny is also well-versed in international telecom regulation, counseling clients on advanced telecom issues such as infrastructure deployments, satellite, and Internet matters before local regulators in Europe, Africa, and Asia.  He also served on a small trial team which represented an Internet service provider’s anti-spam complaint in federal court.

Mr. Golodny also has significant experience with large electronic discovery and government investigations.  He managed the second request document collection process for a technology company merger worth almost $2 billion.  He was the primary senior associate responding to a multiyear FTC investigation into a major financial services company.  He also responded to a congressional investigation into the cable and satellite TV industry.

Before joining Steptoe, Mr. Golodny gained a great deal of experience in the government realm.  He formerly worked as a judicial intern for Judge Gladys Kessler at the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, and in the Criminal Section of the Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia.  Before attending law school, he worked at a political consulting firm and as director of Internet operations for Tom Daschle for South Dakota.  He also worked for senators John Edwards, Hillary Rodham Clinton, and Charles Schumer.

Mr. Golodny participates in the firm’s pro bono program.  He has worked on immigration matters, including a political asylum case from the Congo, and successfully secured asylum for a victim of domestic violence from Honduras.  He currently serves on the firm’s Associates’ Committee.