Amanda Potter is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins, where her practice focuses on communications issues, including cable television, broadband Internet access, wireless and wireline telecommunications, and satellite communications.
Ms. Potter represents clients on a range of regulatory, appellate and transactional matters in the communications sector. On behalf of her clients, Ms. Potter has drafted petitions, comments and other filings in proceedings before the Federal Communications Commission, the Department of Justice, the US Courts of Appeals and numerous state agencies. Ms. Potter also has counseled clients in significant merger, capital markets and financing transactions, and has represented their interests at regulatory hearings, including by cross-examining opposing parties’ witnesses. In addition, Ms. Potter has provided pro bono representation on matters related to telehealth, puppy mills, asylum, homelessness and endangered species.
Prior to joining Latham, Ms. Potter worked as Press Secretary in the Washington, D.C. office of a member of the US House of Representatives and organized his largest Washington, D.C.-based re-election campaign fundraisers.
Ms. Potter has also served as a member of Latham’s Recruiting Committee.