Eric W. DeSilva

Eric focuses his practice on wireless telecommunications issues and regulations with extensive knowledge of wireless policy and spectrum auctions.

He counsels wireless companies on various contractual regulatory issues spanning licensing, leasing, management, operational, and resale, and advises clients on relationship structuring with minimal network regulatory requirements.

Eric represents clients on transactional issues related to FCC licensees, including structuring domestic and non-US investments, compliance with wireless attribution and control rules, and securing FCC approvals for acquisitions and transfers of control of authorizations.


Good to know

Job Types Partner
Areas of Practice 1) Intellectual Property and Technology
Law School The University of Michigan Law School (J.D.,2005)
Education University of Maryland (B.S., 1986)
Bar Member / Association District of Columbia State Bar Associations
Most recent firm DLA Piper
LinkedIn Profile https://www.linkedin.com/in/eric-desilva-886498
Relevant Jobs
National Firm seeks Partners in Washington DC with AmLaw 200 Background (8+ yrs)
USA-DC-Washington

Culhane Meadows PLLC, one of the largest national non-traditional law firms in America, seeks experienced partner-level attorneys in Washington, DC. We are actively recruiting new partners who are al...

Apply now

Staff Attorney
USA-DC-Washington

Advancement Project seeks a creative problem solver, strong advocate, and skilled attorney in its Washington D.C. office to serve as a Staff Attorney in our “Ending the Schoolhouse to Jailhouse Trac...

Apply now

Senior Corporate Counsel (xaas)
USA-DC-Washington

Senior Corporate Counsel (XaaS) The candidate will operate in a general counsel-like manner for the client directors, client executives, operations directors and service sales directors of a fixed po...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
Barbara A. Fitzgerald
Barbara A. Fitzgerald

Ms. Fitzgerald represents employers in a wide range of industries, including the entertainment, financial services, hospitality, manufacturing, retail, and transportation industries.

Barton W S Bassett
Barton W S Bassett

Barton W.S. Bassett is the leader of Morgan Lewis's Tax Practice. Mr. Bassett's practice focuses on international tax planning for both the outbound operations of U.S. multinationals and the inbound operations of foreign multinationals.

Benjamin P. Smith
Benjamin P. Smith

Benjamin P. Smith is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. He is a trial lawyer with a particular focus on high-stakes disputes in the biotechnology, medical device, and internet industries.