Jeffrey Gee Joins Wilkinson Barker Knauer As Partner In DC Office
Jeffrey Gee has joined Wilkinson Barker Knauer as a partner in the Washington office. He joins after serving as chief of the investigations and hearings division at the FCC’s Enforcement Bureau.
During his tenure at the commission, Gee led hundreds of investigations and enforcement proceedings across all service areas regulated by the FCC, including broadcasting, cable and satellite operations, and broadband Internet access service. He also helped to shape a variety of precedent-setting matters, including cases involving sponsorship identification, indecency, privacy, consumer protection, broadband transparency requirements, public safety, and the prevention of waste, fraud, and abuse in federal funding programs.
Prior to joining the FCC, Gee was in private practice for more than a dozen years, representing media and telecommunications companies in complex regulatory and transactional matters.
WBK Managing Partner Bryan Tramont said: “In private practice and at the commission, Jeff has established himself as a talented lawyer with deep subject matter expertise with a strong commitment to finding solutions. His media expertise and enforcement experience will be an immediate value add to our clients and propel our growth in these fast-evolving fields of communications law. Equally important, Jeff’s values and drive to excellence make him a great addition to our team.”
Gee said: “WBK’s attorneys are well known for turning deep expertise and experience into insightful counseling and effective advocacy. I’m honored to be joining such an impressive and dynamic team.”
He holds a B.A. in political science from Syracuse University and received his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center.
Gee can be reached at 202-383-3409 and [email protected].