Laurel G. Yancey

Laurel G. Yancey: Attorney with Law Office of Laurel G. Yancey, P.C.


Named: International Who's Who of Professionals, 1995-; The World's Who's Who of Women, 1989-; Who's Who of American Women, 1984-; Outstanding Young Women of America, 1980. Recipient: Certificate of Service, U.S. Department of Commerce, Peer Reviewer, Broadband Technology Opportunities Program, January 4, 2010; American Women in Radio and Television, Inc. Service Commendation Award, September 1991; U.S. Federal Communications Commission, Performance Award, August 23, 1988; U.S. Federal Communications Commission, Community Service Award, 1979. Clearances: U.S. Federal Communications Commission, U.S. Office of Personnel Management, Certificate of Clearance For Sensitive Position, Non-critical, Clearance Granted to Secret, February 18, 1992. Peer Reviewer, American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Broadband Technology Opportunities Program and Broadband Initiatives Program, Round One Applications. Member, National Roster of Neutrals, Commercial, and Customer Account Panels of the American Arbitration Association. Council Member, Gerson Lehrman Group Councils 2010. Executive Forum Member, Coleman Research Group 2010. Former Board Member, South African American Business Association 2001- 2003. Commentator, Telecommunication and Media Regulation in Armenia, Bulgaria, Georgia, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, American Bar Association Central and East European Law Initiative. Commentary on draft Law on Mass Media of Kyrgyzstan (for American Bar Association Central and East European Law Initiative - CEELI): June 1996. Published and disseminated by CEELI as a co-authored work, Analysis of Draft Law on Mass Media for the Republic of Kyrgyzstan, in July, 1996. Also published as: David E. Flint, Peter Krug, Laurel G. Yancey, Analiz proekta zakona 11 kyrgyzskoi respubliki o sredstvakh massovoi informatsii [Analysis of the draft law on mass media of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan], ZIP, Issue 28, December, 1996, pp. 6-11 [translated into Russian by the editors]. Member, 1990-1998; Member, Atlanta, Georgia Chapter 1993-1998; Board Member, Washington, D.C. Chapter 1992-1993; American Women in Radio and Television, Inc. Chair, Ester Van Wagoner Tufty Award AWRT, Inc. Washington, D.C. chapter 1992. Social/Behavioral Research Investigator, Institutional Review Board, Atlanta, Georgia, November 2007.

Certified Privacy Professional, IAPP, CIPP/US

Areas of Practice (13)

  • Digital Communications
  • Commercial Law
  • Federal Administrative Law
  • Commercial Arbitration
  • Communications Law
  • FCC Regulation
  • International Communications Law
  • Telecommunications Contracts
  • Telecommunications Law
  • Telecommunications Regulation
  • Wireless Communications
  • Telecommunications Competition
  • Data Protection

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
855-251-2665  Phone
404-219-7328  Phone
404-219-7328  Cell Phone
University Attended:
Simmons College, B.A., 1975
Law School Attended:
Boston College of Law, J.D., 1978
Year of First Admission:
1979, Massachusetts; 1994, Georgia; 1984, District of Columbia; 1990, U.S. Supreme Court
State Bar of Georgia, District of Columbia Bar, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and IAPP Privacy Law Bar.
Special Agencies:
Federal Communications Commission.
Acquisition of WKYC-TV, Cleveland, Ohio, by Multimedia, Inc. from National Broadcasting Co.; Acquisitions of stations WJBF-TV, Augusta, Georgia; WAPA-TV, San Juan, Puerto Rico and KSCH-TV, Stockton, California, by General Electric Capital Corporation from Pegasus Broadcasting, Inc.; Acquisition of KZKC-TV, Kansas, Missouri by Kansas City TV 62 Limited Partnership from KZKC Television, Inc.; Acquisition of WNFT-TV, Jacksonville, Florida by Krypton Broadcasting of Jacksonville, Inc. from North Florida 47, Inc.; Acquisition of KOVR-TV, Stockton, California by Anchor Media Holdings, Ltd. from Narragansett Partners, General Partner, Narragansett First Fund, Limited Partnership and Edwin W. Pfeiffer, et. al., Shareholders of Narragansett Television Company of California., Inc.
Hobbies & interests:
Cultural events, reading, travel, athletic activities, and social justice.
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Minority - Owned

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Atlanta, Georgia

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