Van Bloys is an associate in the Washington, D.C., office. He focuses his practice on communications and technology matters. Van represents telecommunications industry clients before the FCC, state public service commissions, local governments, and the courts. In particular, Van is well-versed in laws and regulations governing the buildout of broadband infrastructure, including pole attachments, small-cell deployment, and wireless tower siting.
State and local legislation
Admitted to Practice
District of Columbia, 2018
J.D., American University Washington College of Law, 2012, cum laude
- President, Communications & Media Law Society
- Note & Comment Editor, Administrative Law Review
- Administrative Law Review Editorial Board Award
- Classroom Dean’s Fellow
B.A., Art History, Georgetown University, 2009
Memberships & Affiliations
- Member, Federal Communications Bar Association (FCBA), 2011-present
- Member, FCBA Charity Auction Committee, 2017
- Volunteer Attorney, Whitman Walker Name & Gender Change Clinic, 2017-present
- Volunteer Attorney, Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless, 2018-present
- Government Affairs Counsel, 2013-2015; Senior Government Affairs Counsel, 2015-2017 – Wireless Infrastructure Association (WIA), Alexandria, Va.
- Government Relations Intern, Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International, Alexandria, Va., 2013
- Public Policy Intern, Comcast Corporation, Washington, D.C., 2012
- Democratic Legal Intern, U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C., 2011
- Media Bureau Intern, 2011; Summer Law Clerk, Office of Commissioner Michael J. Copps, 2011 – Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Washington, D.C.
- State and Federal Government Affairs Intern, Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA), Washington, D.C., 2010