Speaker Profile

Robert Corn-Revere
Partner / Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

Robert Corn-Revere is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, specializing in freedom of expression and communications law. He writes extensively on First Amendment and communications-related issues and has provided expert testimony before various congressional committees and the Federal Communications Commission. Mr. Corn-Revere formerly served as chief counsel to Chairman James H. Quello of the FCC. Since leaving the FCC for private practice, he has served as lead counsel in a number of precedent-setting First Amendment cases, and has served as outside counsel for ANA. He is regularly listed as a leading First Amendment and media law practitioner by The Best Lawyers in America, Super Lawyers (Washington, D.C.) and by Chambers USA. In 2007, he was named as one of the top 10 communications lawyers in the D.C. area by Legal Times and, in 2008, the Hollywood Reporter designated him as one of the top 100 outside counsel power lawyers in the United States. The Best Lawyers in America named him as Washington, D.C.’s 2017 “Lawyer of the Year” in the areas of First Amendment law and First Amendment litigation.