Doc Bodensteiner Joins Wilkinson Barker Knauer, Enhancing the Firm's Corporate and Transactional Practice

WASHINGTON--()--Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP is delighted to announce that Doc Bodensteiner has joined the firm as a partner effective today. Mr. Bodensteiner is a recognized expert in structuring, negotiating, documenting, and closing transactions in the media and technology industry, and has represented many major media companies at Wiley Rein LLP, including on some of the largest and most complex deals in the broadcasting industry. Mr. Bodensteiner will bring to Wilkinson Barker his expertise in advising public and private companies and investors on mergers, acquisitions, financings and other transactions, as well as on corporate matters. His experience includes acquisitions and sales of broadcast properties worth billions of dollars, programming and intellectual property transactions, major equity investments and debt financings, and creation of online advertising platforms.

Bryan Tramont, Managing Partner of Wilkinson Barker Knauer, said, “Doc is a leading corporate and transactional lawyer in our industry and brings a client roster that includes cutting edge media and technology companies. His extraordinary skills and team-first approach is a perfect fit for our firm’s philosophy and culture. I have known and admired Doc for many years; adding him to our corporate and media practices is a big win for the firm. We look forward to working with Doc to enhance his and the firm’s practice.” Mr. Bodensteiner commented, “I am very much looking forward to being part of the talented team of lawyers at Wilkinson Barker and helping to expand its corporate and transactional practice.”

Mr. Bodensteiner received a B.S. from the University of Nevada, and earned his J.D. (with honors) from The George Washington University Law School. He is a member of the District of Columbia and Nevada Bars and an active member of the Federal Communications Bar Association and the American Bar Association Section of Business Law.

Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, the nation’s largest standalone communications and technology law firm, is ranked as a “first tier” firm by Chambers USA (Telecom, Broadcast, and Satellite: Regulatory), and Legal 500 (Telecoms and broadcast: regulatory), and was twice named “Law Firm of the Year” in communications law by U.S. News - Best Lawyers (2012 & 2014). The firm, with offices in Washington, D.C. and Denver, Colorado, advises clients ranging from global Fortune 100 companies to small start-ups in regulatory, transactional, corporate and litigation matters involving all aspects of communications and energy law, at both the state and federal levels. Additional information is at http://www.wbklaw.com.

More on Mr. Bodensteiner can be found at http://www.wbklaw.com/Our_Team/Doc_Bodensteiner and additional information about Wilkinson Barker Knauer can be found at http://www.wbklaw.com. Mr. Bodensteiner can be reached at (202) 383-3350 and at dbodensteiner@wbklaw.com.

Contacts

Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP
Jonathan V. Cohen, 202-783-4141

Release Summary

Doc Bodensteiner has joined Wilkinson Barker Knauer as a partner effective today. His practice focuses on broadcast transactional work.

Contacts

Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP
Jonathan V. Cohen, 202-783-4141