Lerman Senter PLLC has announced that Mark J. Palchick has joined the firm, bringing his more than 40 years of experience representing domestic and international cable operators and programmers; other communications companies, as well as E-Rate providers and applicants to one of the nation’s leading communications law firms.
Mark’s experience and practice cover a full range of regulatory, transactional and operational issues for companies in the communications industry. His primary focus is assisting cable television operators and programming providers with regulatory, transactional and intellectual property matters. Mark regularly counsels clients on FCC and international copyright regulations, programming and distribution agreements, interconnection agreements, submarine cable licenses, and E-rate funding.
“I am pleased to join Lerman Senter whose attorneys collectively have decades of experience across the field of communications law,” said Palchick. “With more than fifteen attorneys focused on companies in the communications field, the depth and breadth of Lerman Senter’s expertise in assisting its clients navigate complex regulatory and operational issues is exceptional and will benefit my clients. I am looking forward to working with Lerman Senter’s highly regarded attorneys.”
“Mark brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Lerman Senter,” said Sally A. Buckman, Managing Member of the firm. “Mark’s extensive experience and longstanding relationships with numerous companies in the communications industry will be a great asset to our firm and our clients. We are very excited that he has decided to join our team.”
Prior to joining Lerman Senter, Mark was a partner at Womble Bond Dickinson - US in Washington, DC. Mark was also an adjunct professor of Communications Law at the Pennsylvania State Law School.
Lerman Senter has served the legal and regulatory needs of many of the country’s leading communications companies for almost 40 years. U.S. News and World Report ranks Lerman Senter as a “Tier 1” national and Washington, DC-metro firm, and the National Law Journal named Lerman Senter as a Top-Ranked Law Firm based on Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings. Three Lerman Senter attorneys are included in Best Lawyers in America in Communications Law, and one attorney is recognized among the Best Lawyers in America in Privacy and Data Security Law. Five Lerman Senter attorneys have been designated by Martindale-Hubbell as “AV Preeminent” attorneys. Four Lerman Senter attorneys have been named to the Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers List, and one attorney has been named to the Super Lawyers Rising Star list. For more information on Lerman Senter, visit www.lermansenter.com.