FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 18, 2015

Contact:
Oliver F. Hays
Phillips Lytle LLP
716-847-5444

PHILLIPS LYTLE LLP’S DAVID E. BRONSTON TO MODERATE PANEL DISCUSSION AT NEW YORK LAW SCHOOL SPONSORED BY THE FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS BAR ASSOCIATION’S NEW YORK CHAPTER ON MARCH 18, 2015 

New York, N.Y. – David E. Bronston, Special Counsel with Phillips Lytle LLP, a premier regional law firm that is recognized nationally for its legal excellence, will moderate a panel discussion titled “Communication and Utility Networks – Reliability and Emergency Preparedness.”

The event, sponsored by the Federal Communications Bar Association’s (FCBA) New York Chapter, will take place at New York Law School, 185 W. Broadway, New York City, on March 18, 2015, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

The panel discussion will include representatives of Verizon, Syracuse University’s Newhouse School of Public Communications, the New York City Department of Information Technology & Telecommunications and the New York Power Authority.

The free program will target those involved in the communications and utility industries. Registration and information is available at www.fcba.org or via email at AWashington@wbklaw.com.

Mr. Bronston focuses his practice on telecommunications infrastructure and has extensive experience with network licensing and the intersection of telecommunications infrastructure with real estate. He has represented public and private property owners nationwide in license agreements, right of way agreements and other access agreements with telecommunications service providers. He has also represented all types of telecommunications service providers and carriers (with a particular expertise in Distributed Antenna System networks) in negotiating franchise agreements with local governments and obtaining all necessary legislative authorizations and administrative licenses, permits and approvals.

Mr. Bronston has over two decades of experience in the telecommunications industry and is a former general counsel for the NYC Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications. He frequently speaks on the topic of telecommunications, and has written extensively on telecommunications matters.

Mr. Bronston earned his B.A., magna cum laude, from Harvard College, his Master of Public Affairs from Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs, and his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law.

He was selected for the Metro New York Super Lawyers® list, 2006-2010, 2013 and 2014, and is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell.

Mr. Bronston is a member of the Federal Communications Bar Association as well as a member of BWG Strategy LLC’s board of advisors.

He also serves on the board of directors of the New York State Wireless Association, The Adirondack Council, Parks and Trails New York and the New York City chapter of the NY League of Conservation Voters.

Phillips Lytle LLP is a premier regional law firm that is recognized nationally for its legal excellence. With offices in New York State, Washington, D.C., and Canada, our attorneys serve a multinational client base including FORTUNE 1000 companies, global and regional financial institutions, not-for-profit organizations, middle market companies, startups, entrepreneurs and individuals on important matters affecting their businesses and personal wealth. For more information, visit www.phillipslytle.com.

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