John Kuzin - Participant

John Kuzin is Senior Director, Regulatory, in Qualcomm Incorporated’s Washington DC office.  He represents Qualcomm on communications matters at the FCC and on a variety of other technology issues before other federal and state agencies.  John works closely with Qualcomm’s business and R & D teams to craft the company’s regulatory strategy.

Prior to joining Qualcomm in March 2010, John worked for more than a decade in Wiley Rein LLP’s communications practice in Washington, DC, representing clients before the FCC and state commissions on a broad collection of licensed and unlicensed wireless spectrum and wireline matters.  While at Wiley Rein, John also litigated intellectual property and complex technology cases in federal and state courts.  Following law school, John worked for the Weil Gotshal & Manges firm in New York City on patent litigation matters. 

In addition to his legal training, John is an electrical engineer, having worked for six years as a project manager and a systems engineer for Bell Communications Research (“Bellcore,” now known as Telcordia Technologies).  John holds a B.E. in electrical engineering from The Cooper Union, an M.S.E. from Princeton University, a J.D. from New York University Law School, and he is a registered patent attorney.



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Senior Director, Regulatory