The Office of General Counsel of the Federal Communications Commission serves as the chief legal advisor to the Commission and to its various bureaus and offices. The General Counsel also represents the Commission in litigation in federal courts, recommends decisions in adjudicatory matters before the Commission, assists the Commission in its decision making capacity and performs a variety of legal functions regarding internal and other administrative matters.
Jonathan Sallet serves as Acting General Counsel. P. Michele Ellison, David Gossett, and Suzanne Tetreault serve as Deputy General Counsels. Madeleine Findley, Karen Onyeije, Jennifer Tatel, and Stephanie Weiner serve as Associate General Counsels. William Dever (detailee), Kate Dumouchel (detailed), and Linda Oliver (detailee) serve as Special Counsel.