Primary Areas of Practice: Appellate, Communications
University of Virginia (J.D. 1994)
(Robert E. Goldsten Award; Executive Editor, Virginia Law Review; Order of the Coif; Raven Society; John M. Olin Prize in Law and Economics).
Law Clerk, Honorable Clarence Thomas, U.S. Supreme Court (1995-1996); Law Clerk, Honorable J. Harvie Wilkinson III (1994-1995); Legal Advisor, Commissioner Harold Furchtgott-Roth, Federal Communications Commission (1997-2000); Associate Counsel to the President, White House (2001-2003).
Member, U.S Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, Advisory Committee on Procedures (Court appointment, July 2009-present); Member, Edward Coke Appellate Inn of Court (by election, 2008-present); Member, District of Columbia Judicial Nomination Commission (2006-present) (Presidential appointment); U.S. Representative, International Telecommunications Satellite Organization Panel of Legal Experts (2006-present) (U.S. State Department appointment); Chair, American Bar Association, Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice, Communications Committee (2000-2001).