Washington, DC

C. Douglas Jarrett

  • Partner
  • Direct Dial: +1 202.434.4180
  • Fax: +1 202.434.4646
  • Professional Assistants: Beverly Harding, Justine Bedard 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 and 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 specialized services providers and fiber network operators on regulatory and transactional matters.  He is an expert in Universal Service Fund regulation and enforcement risks.  He advises entrepreneurs on MVNO market entry and regulatory requirements.

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, regulatory compliance and policy-making, and in transactional matters, particularly spectrum acquisitions, and counsels property owners on access agreements and signal boosters.

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

Mr. Jarrett is the recipient of the 2014 Client Choice Award for Telecommunications Counsel in Washington, D.C. and the United States, a recognition awarded to attorneys who have been nominated and recommended exclusively by corporate counsel clients.


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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