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DelNero Returns to Covington

Matt DelNero has returned to D.C. law firm Covington as a partner in the communications and media practice.

DelNero was a partner there from 2011 to 2014, when he was named by former FCC chairman Tom Wheeler as deputy chief of the Wireline Competition Bureau. Wheeler named him bureau chief in May 2015.

“I look forward to handling a diverse array of issues for clients in the content, telecommunications, and technology sectors and to helping develop the firm’s Media & Communications practice into the future," said DelNero.

Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.