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 FCC.  Mr. Corn-Revere formerly served as Chief Counsel to Chairman James H. Quello of the Federal Communications Commission.  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 (Woodward/White), SuperLawyers Washington, D.C., and by Chambers USA (Chambers & Partners).  In 2007 he was named as one of the Top Ten 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 Litigation – First Amendment.