Jenner & Block

Elliot S. Tarloff is an associate in Jenner & Block’s Communications, Government Controversies, and Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Practices. Mr. Tarloff advises telecommunications clients in the cable, wireline, and wireless industry on the regulatory aspects of transactions, agency rulemaking proceedings and enforcement actions, and disputes.

Mr. Tarloff has represented parties to several prominent telecommunications transactions, providing guidance on strategic and procedural issues at the federal and state regulatory levels. He has experience advising clients on transaction structure, preparing regulator-facing advocacy and discovery materials, and working closely with business units. He also has advised clients on their strategic options with respect to other parties’ telecommunications transactions.

Mr. Tarloff has provided strategic counseling regarding significant FCC rulemaking proceedings and enforcement actions regarding data breaches, wireless spectrum holdings, rules to protect the open Internet, and rules to protect broadband consumer privacy. He has contributed to articles and presentations on telecommunications and privacy issues, and he has experience with telecommunications-related litigation. Over his career, Mr. Tarloff also has been involved in several internal investigations, addressing allegations of fraud and other regulatory violations, and he assists in the monitorship of a global financial institution.