Davis Wright Tremaine

Jim Smith centers his practice in telecommunications and governmental relations. A telecommunications industry veteran, Jim has more than 25 years of experience as an attorney, industry association leader and company executive. He not only advises clients on complex regulatory issues, but has developed policies and influenced regulations impacting the industry. • Professional and Community Activities: o Board of Directors and Executive Committee, Competitive Telecommunications Association (CompTel), 1999-2002 o Board of Directors, California Competitive Telecommunications Association (CALTEL), 1998-2001 American Bar Association o Past Officer, Executive Committee, Federal Communications Bar Association o President, Better Sports Club of Arlington (Va.) • Professional Recognition: o Listed in Who's Who In American Law Education • Education: o J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, cum laude o Editor, American Criminal Law Review o B.A., Government, English, Georgetown University, cum laude