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Latham & Watkins LLP
WASHINGTON DC 20004-1304
United States
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John P. Janka, a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins, focuses on the telecommunications, media and technology (TMT) sector. His clients include investors, banks and companies from startup entities to global leaders.


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United States > Media, technology and telecoms > Telecoms and broadcast: transactional

(Hall of Fame)

John JankaLatham & Watkins LLP

Latham & Watkins LLP has extensive expertise in satellite, telecoms and broadcast transactions, representing key industry players and financial institutions. Its key capabilities include M&A, finance, commercial law, litigation, and intellectual property matters. Clients range from broadband service providers and telecoms carriers to radio and television stations. Its work includes advising T-Mobile’s committee of independent directors on T-Mobile’s proposed merger with Sprint, one of the wireless sector’s largest recent transactions. Practice co-head Matthew Brill advises telecoms as well as private equity clients, while fellow co-head James Barker handles spectrum work such as spectrum auctions and transactions. Broadcast specialist John Janka, of counsel Elizabeth Park, and experienced FCC expert Matthew Murchison are other key members of the team. All lawyers listed are based in Washington DC.

United States > Media, technology and telecoms > Telecoms and broadcast: regulatory

(Hall of Fame)

John JankaLatham & Watkins LLP