Bryan Tramont

Managing Partner, Wilkinson, Barker, Knauer, LLP

Bryan offers strategic counsel to Fortune 100 companies and trade associations, as well as small and mid-sized telecommunications and media companies, on all aspects of communications law and regulation. Before joining WBK, Mr. Tramont served as Chief of Staff of the FCC under Chairman Michael Powell. As COS, he managed all aspects of the agency’s operations. Before being elevated to Chief of Staff, Mr. Tramont served as Chairman Powell’s Senior Legal Advisor. He currently is an adjunct law professor in Catholic University’s Communications Law Institute and a senior adjunct fellow at the University of Colorado. Bryan has been recognized by leading publications like Legal 500, Chambers USA, and Washingtonian as one of the nation’s top communications lawyers. In 2017, he was named to the inaugural Legal 500 Hall of Fame List, which highlights individuals who have received constant praise by their clients and who have been recognized by the Legal 500 as an elite leading lawyer for six consecutive years. He has been awarded The Best Lawyers in America © 2017 “Lawyer of the Year” for Media Law and “Lawyer of the Year" in Communications Law in 2016. Tramont serves on the Commerce Department Spectrum Management Advisory Committee and previously co-chaired for three years. He is on the Board of Trustees at William Woods University and has served in numerous leadership positions for the Federal Communications Bar Association, including President for 2010-2011.

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