Angela E. Giancarlo

Technology, Media & Telecommunications

"She's very impressive, has an excellent background for helping clients, and is very insightful with what's going on in Washington."
Chambers USA


Clients in the technology, media and broadband communication sectors trust former Federal Communications Commission (FCC) official, Angela Giancarlo, for counsel on:

  • The legal, business and policy implications of proposed transactions, regulation and legislation
  • Enforcement actions
  • Spectrum auctions and allocations for new technologies and services
  • Securing approvals for proposed transactions involving FCC-issued licenses


  • Ranked for Telecom, Broadcast & Satellite – Chambers USA
  • Named a Top Lawyer and “guardian of the rule of law”—for serving as “a key counselor as the media and communications sectors navigate a shifting landscape and for helping set the course for the industry in the age of convergence.” – Cablefax
  • Recognized for her work on telecom matters – Chambers USA, Legal 500 USA


  • The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, JD
    Assistant Editor, CommLaw Conspectus Journal of Communications Law & Policy, 1995-96
  • Trinity College, BA
    Major in Political Science. Minors in American History and French


  • ワシントンDC弁護士
  • Virginia


  • US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • US Court of Federal Claims
  • US Supreme Court


  • Co-Chair, Federal Communications Bar Association's Wireless Practice Committee
  • Member, Global Forum 2013 Steering Committee
  • Mentor, Diversity Committee, Federal Communications Bar Association