Jessica DeSimone Gyllstrom
Jessica Gyllstrom joined TLP as an Associate Attorney when the firm first opened its doors in 2011 and was promoted to Member in 2018. She regularly represents mobile wireless carriers, broadband internet service providers, VoIP providers, broadcasters and tower companies before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and other federal and state agencies. Jessica’s practice areas include a broad range of regulatory, policy and transactional telecommunications and media matters, including privacy and CPNI, spectrum acquisition, radio and television broadcast reporting, ownership reporting obligations, e911 and WEA requirements, CVAA considerations, RDOF and the Universal Service Fund, and other broadband-related matters. She has extensive experience in overseeing the regulatory aspects of major merger transactions, including preparing responses to interrogatory and document requests, complying with confidentiality protective orders, communicating with FCC staff and securing the approval of Team Telecom and the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS). Jessica also frequently appears on industry panels to discuss spectrum and broadband-related issues and other breaking developments in communications.
Jessica’s transactional work largely involves the drafting and negotiation of complex submarine and terrestrial fiber optic cable system arrangements, both within the United States and internationally. These agreements often involve complex issues such as access rights, international considerations, equipment purchases, and maintenance services. Jessica also devotes time to many of TLP’s pro bono projects including work on adoption, custody and healthcare matters.