Van Bloys is an associate in the Washington DC office. He focuses his practice on communications and technology matters. Van represents telecommunications industry clients before the FCC, state public service commissions, local governments, and the courts. In particular, Van is well versed in laws and regulations governing the buildout of broadband infrastructure, including pole attachments, small cell deployment, and wireless tower siting.
Government Affairs Counsel, 2013-2015; Senior Government Affairs Counsel, 2015-2017 – Wireless Infrastructure Association (WIA), Alexandria, Va.
Government Relations Intern, Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International, Alexandria, Va., 2013
Public Policy Intern, Comcast Corporation, Washington, D.C., 2012
Democratic Legal Intern, U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C., 2011
Media Bureau Intern, 2011; Summer Law Clerk, Office of Commissioner Michael J. Copps, 2011 – Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Washington, D.C.
State and Federal Government Affairs Intern, Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA), Washington, D.C., 2010
J.D., American University Washington College of Law, 2012, cum laude