J.D., summa cum laude, American University Washington College of Law; Order of the Coif
B.A., with high honors, University of Michigan
Note and Comment Editor, American University Law Review
Bar and Court Admissions
District of Columbia Bar
Meredith assists clients in a variety of telecommunications regulatory, transactional, litigation, and compliance matters. She has comprehensive transactional experience, having counseled clients through securing Federal Communications Commission (FCC) approval for transactions ranging from small license transfers to large communications mergers.
- Represents clients in transactional issues related to FCC licensees, including compliance with wireless attribution and control rules, and securing FCC approvals for acquisitions and transfers of control of authorizations.
- Researches and prepares FCC comments, pleadings, and other written submissions on a variety of issues affecting telecommunications clients.
- Advises clients on procedural and substantive issues affecting the communications industry, including spectrum, licensing, and compliance with FCC rules and other state regulatory obligations affecting telecommunications service providers.
- Represents companies with communications law disputes in state and federal courts. Recent successes include securing the invalidation of a major FCC order preempting state regulation of municipal broadband (State of Tennessee v. FCC (6th Cir.)).
- Provides guidance on public safety issues facing the wireless industry, including FirstNet, text-to-911, and Next Generation 911.
- Judicial Intern, the Honorable John M. Mott, Superior Court of the District of Columbia (2010)
- Dean's Fellow, American University Washington College of Law, Legal Research and Writing Department (2010-2011)
- Named a "Legal Lion" by Law360’s Weekly Verdict Column (2016)
- Lura E. Turley Award for best student work published in the Law Review
News & Insights
- March 18, 2019 | ALERT
- October 25, 2018 | ALERT
- September 28, 2018 | PODCASTWileyConnect
- June 11, 2018 | ALERTSummary of Third R&O, MOO, and Third FNPRM: Use of Spectrum Bands Above 24 GHz For Mobile Radio Services (GN Docket No. 14-177)
- May 1, 2017 | ALERTBennett L. Ross, Meredith G. Singer
- January 27, 2017 | PRESS RELEASE
- November 1, 2016 | PRESS RELEASE
- August 29, 2016 | ALERT
- August 10, 2016 | PRESS RELEASE
- June 16, 2016 | ALERTMeredith G. Singer
- March 31, 2016 | PRESS RELEASEWiley Rein and ACLU-MD Secure Favorable Ruling for Pro Bono Clients in Maryland Personal Information Civil Case
- March 21, 2016 | PRESS RELEASEWiley Rein Argues on Behalf of Tennessee in High-Profile Sixth Circuit Case Involving FCC’s Attempt to Preempt State Rules on Municipal Broadband
- January 13, 2016 | ALERT
- December 9, 2015 | ALERT
- November 4, 2015 | PRESS RELEASE
- October 6, 2015 | ALERT
- May 29, 2015 | PRESS RELEASEWiley Rein Secures Important Precedential Ruling for Pro Bono Clients in Maryland Personal-Information Case
- April 27, 2015 | ALERT
- March 9, 2015 | ARTICLEAnna M. Gomez, Meredith G. Singer
- January 28, 2015 | PRESS RELEASE
- September 18, 2014 | ALERTAnna M. Gomez, Meredith G. Singer
- June 20, 2013 | PRESS RELEASESupreme Court Rejects Funding Condition Requiring Affirmation of Belief, as Urged by Wiley Rein Attorneys
- April 4, 2013 | PRESS RELEASE
- 2011 | ARTICLEPolicing Their Own Authority: Analyzing the Severability Conundrum Under Rent-a-Center West, Inc. v. JacksonAmerican University Law Review, Vol. 60, No. 6Meredith G. Singer