Denise Wood advises domestic and international companies on various regulatory, transactional, and litigation matters in the telecommunications, media, and technology industry. Her clients include technology companies; providers of wireless, satellite, Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), and broadband services; competitive local exchange carriers; and interexchange carriers.
Asset purchase agreements, spectrum leases, master services agreements, service level agreements, and other contracts
Approvals from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and state public utility commission for mergers and acquisitions, transfers of control, asset sales, reorganizations, and financing transactions
Federal rulemaking proceedings as well as FCC and Universal Service Administrative Company investigations
Regulatory issues and developments involving current wireless and satellite telecommunications proceedings before the FCC
Federal and state licensing to provide wireless, satellite, long-distance, and competitive local exchange services
Compliance with Universal Service Fund contribution requirements and other federal and state regulatory requirements
Denise is also certified by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) as an Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US).
Additionally, Denise is fluent in German.
Georgetown University Law Center, 2011, Juris Doctor
University of Pennsylvania, 2001, Bachelor of Arts
District of Columbia
Awards and Affiliations
CIPP-US Privacy Certification (2014)
American Bar Association
Federal Communications Bar Association
Pro Bono Pledge Award for greater than 20 hours of pro bono service (2012-2013, 2015-2018)
Managing Editor, Georgetown Journal of International Law (2010–2011)
International Academy of Trial Lawyers Student Advocacy Award, for work with the Harrison Institute for Housing and Development Clinic (2011)
Georgetown Law Pro Bono Pledge Certificate, awarded for contribution of more than 75 hours of pro bono service (2011)