Jill Valenstein, CIPP/US, counsels companies on privacy and information security laws and transactions, including data licensing agreements. Jill also advises cable television, telecommunications providers and wireless carriers on outside plant deployment issues. She is a member of the firm’s Communications Group, Privacy and Security and NY Tech practices. She is also part of DWT’s Breach Response Team (dwt.com/IncidentResponse
Jill is an experienced transactional attorney and has negotiated dozens of pole attachment and conduit agreements to ensure that her cable television, wireline and wireless telecommunications clients obtain access to these essential facilities on just and reasonable rates, terms and conditions.
She also represents communications companies and state cable associations before the FCC and state regulatory agencies in regulatory litigation and has led the cable industry in several rulemakings involving pole attachment issues, including in Arkansas, New York, Oregon, Washington and Utah, and testified before state legislatures to advocate for reasonable state pole attachment laws.
Jill’s clients include Brighthouse Networks, Cablevision, Charter Communications, Comcast, and Suddenlink.