Tom Cohen


Kelley Drye

Thomas Cohen’s practice focuses on providing legal counsel to further the business interests of entities engaged in the provision of wireline and wireless telecommunications, cable (video) and broadband, including Internet services. He has significant experience in federal and state administrative and legislative advocacy and business-related legal matters, including contracts, transactions and litigation.

Tom has 40 years of experience in the communications/telecommunications industry sector, first as a government policy maker, serving for over a decade as assistant general counsel for legislation at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), and as senior counsel for the Senate Commerce Committee. He then was a founder and principal in firms assessing and developing communications/telecommunications properties and advising businesses. Tom joined Kelley Drye in 2005.