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Frank W. Lloyd

Frank W. Lloyd

Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.

Washington, DC, USA

Frank Lloyd is a member in Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo P.C. Washington office and practices in the Communications Section.

Frank has argued communications cases before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the federal courts, and testified before the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives on communications legislation. He is Chairman of the Practicing Law Institute's annual programs in New York and San Francisco on Cable Television Law, co-author of the four-volume treatise, Telecommunications Regulation: Cable, Broadcasting, Satellite and the Internet published by Matthew Bender, and a former editor of the monthly newsletter, Cable T.V. and New Media Law & Finance. Frank is the author of several law review articles on cable, copyright, and other aspects of communications law.

From 1977 to 1981, Frank served as Administrative Assistant, now called Chief of Staff, to FCC Chairman Charles D. Ferris. From February to October 1977, he was with the Office of Telecommunications Policy in the Executive Office of President Carter.

Frank began his legal career with the U.S. Office of Economic Opportunity, Office of General Counsel, in the Executive Office of President Johnson. He then practiced communications, securities and tax law with a Washington, D.C. firm, and later served as General Counsel of the National Public Affairs Center for Television and then as Executive Director of the Citizens Communications Center. After his graduation from Harvard Law School, where he was an editor of the Harvard Law Review, he served as law clerk to Judge Charles Merrill of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit from 1967 to 1968.

Frank is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and Massachusetts and is a member of the American and District of Columbia Bar Associations. He received his B.A. from Williams College (1963), his M.A. from the University of Michigan (1964), and his LL.B. from Harvard Law School (1967).


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