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Meredith S. Senter, Jr.

Phone: 202-416-6740
Fax: 202-293-7783

Meredith Senter has specialized in communications law since 1980. His current practice focuses on complex or novel matters before the Federal Communications Commission, particularly mergers and acquisitions and other investment transactions. Meredith frequently works with other law firms representing private equity and investment management firms in structuring acquisitions and investments to comply with the FCC’s ownership and attribution requirements.

Meredith understands clients’ need for a realistic assessment of regulatory issues and timelines. His goal is to find efficient solutions, not just identify potential problems.

Originally from North Carolina, Meredith returns to its beaches every summer. His winter passion is skiing in Utah.

Recent Representative Matters in Reported Decisions

  • Entercom Communications/CBS Radio, 32 FCC Rcd 9380 (MB 2017) (counsel for CBS in Entercom’s merger with CBS Radio)
  • Neustar, Inc., 32 FCC Rcd 5855 (WCB 2017) (FCC counsel for acquirer, Golden Gate Private Equity, Inc.)
  • KITV, Inc., 30 FCC Rcd 7399 (MB 2015) (FCC counsel for acquirer controlled by Bain Capital Credit)

Recent Publications

Practice Areas

Education

  • Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., magna cum laude
  • Columbia University, M.A.
  • Duke University, B.A., magna cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia

Professional Affiliations

  • The Financial Manager, a publication of the Media Financial Management Association
    Editorial advisory board
    Former member of the board of directors of the association
  • Federal Communications Bar Association
    Former co-chair of the Transactional Practice Committee
    Ad Hoc Committee on Opinion Letters
    Committee on Cooperation with the FCC Review Board and Administrative Law Judges

Honors

  • Selected to Best Lawyers in America in Communications Law
  • Selected to DC Super Lawyers in Communications Law
  • Rated AV® by Martindale-Hubbell®