This week, Venable announced the addition of retired Navy Rear Admiral and former Chief of the Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau for the Federal Communications Commission Jamie Barnett
as co-chair of the Telecommunications Group and a partner in the firm’s cybersecurity practice. Admiral Barnett has a rare combination of experience in cybersecurity, national defense, homeland security, emergency communications, public safety communications and technology policy. Prior to joining Venable, Admiral Barnett served as Senior Vice President for National Security Policy at the Potomac Institute for Public Policy where still serves as a Senior Fellow.
Since joining Venable, multiple publications have featured news of Admiral Barnett’s move including Bloomberg
on February 8, 2013 and Law360
, The Hill
, The Blog of Legal Times
, and Thomson Reuters News & Insight’s
“Career Tracker” on February 7, 2013.