Robert J. Gastner
Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC
Robert Gastner is a Member (partner) in the Washington, DC office of the national law firm of Eckert Seamans. He assists telecommunications, energy, and technology companies with regulatory compliance and transactional matters. Rob’s clients include IP telephony service providers, local exchange carriers, interexchange carriers, Internet access providers, competitive energy suppliers, and electric utilities. He counsels clients on a broad range of issues, including rulemakings and other proceedings before the Federal Communications Commission, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and various state public utility commissions. Rob also assists clients with a wide variety of commercial litigation issues before both federal and state courts. Rob’s involvement in the telecommunications and information technology industries spans more than 15 years, dating backing to his work as a software engineer for one of the largest mobile network operators in the U.S.