Areas of Practice
  • French
  • George Washington University Law School, J.D., 2012
  • Muhlenberg College, B.S., Physics and Political Science, 2007, cum laude
Bar & Court Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia

Matthew Friedman

1330 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington DC 20036
TEL: +1 202 429 6459
FAX: +1 202 429 3902

Matthew Friedman, an attorney in Steptoe's Washington office, is a member of the Telecom, Internet & Media Group.  He advises telecommunications and technology companies on a variety of regulatory, policy, transactional, and litigation matters before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and other regulatory agencies.

Prior to joining Steptoe, Mr. Friedman worked with communications and technology companies to develop regulatory compliance programs in response to new laws and regulations, as well as counseled such clients on numerous litigation and transactional matters.  He has also previously worked as a policy fellow with Access Now, assisting with the development of policy positions and advocacy strategies on international internet governance issues.  During law school, he interned with the FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau, as well as the government affairs offices of CTIA – The Wireless Association and T-Mobile USA.