Washington, DC

C. Douglas Jarrett

  • Partner
  • Direct Dial: +1 202.434.4180
  • Fax: +1 202.434.4646
  • Professional Assistant: Beverly Harding and Cassandra Hall, Ph: +1 202.434.4344

    Washington, DC

    1001 G Street NW
    Suite 500 West
    Washington, DC 20001

Douglas Jarrett joined Keller and Heckman in 1979. Mr. Jarrett specializes in telecommunications law, policy and procurement matters.

Mr. Jarrett is a recognized expert in representing enterprises in negotiating telecommunications services agreements with the major wireline and wireless carriers, domestically and globally.  He also advises enterprises on M2M services, cloud computing and IVR technology procurements. 

Mr. Jarrett represents technology companies in securing amendments to the FCC rules to enable the licensing and marketing of innovative wireless technologies.  He represents critical infrastructure industry (CII) companies before the FCC on wireless licensing, and policy-making, and in transactional matters, particularly spectrum acquisition. Douglas  counsels property owners on Internet and video access agreements and on agreements supporting in-building wireless deployments.

Mr. Jarrett represents specialized services providers, fiber network operators and tower companies on regulatory and transactional matters.  He is expert in Universal Service Fund regulation, including policies and programs focused on rural broadband deployment.

Mr. Jarrett is a frequent speaker at technology and telecommunications regulatory conferences.  He is the principal author of Beyond Telecom Law Blog.  


Practice Areas


  • University of Colorado at Boulder
    • B.A., 1974, cum laude
  • George Washington University
    • J.D., 1979

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia


  • American Bar Association
    Cyberspace Law Committee
    Federal Communications Bar Association


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