The Office of General Counsel of the Federal Communications Commission serves as the chief legal advisor to the Commission and its various bureaus and offices. The Office of General Counsel also represents the Commission in litigation, 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.
P. Michele Ellison
Phone: (202) 418-1700
Fax: (202) 418-2822
General Counsel Headlines
How to Report a Suspected Violation of Ex Parte Rules
Section 1.1214 of the Commission's Rules provides: Any party to a proceeding or any Commission employee who has substantial reason to believe that...
How to File a Notice of an Ex Parte Presentation
When are Ex Parte Presentations Allowed? For the purposes of the Ex Parte rules, FCC proceedings are broken down into three categories: 1. &...
How to File Applications with the FCC
Listed below is contact information for filing applications with the Commission's Bureaus. International Bureau For the Satellite Division: ...
Frequently Asked Questions -- Attorney Honors Program
[accordion collapsed] Do I need to be admitted to the bar to participate in the Honors Program? When we accept applications from graduating and...