Eckert Seamans is a national, full-service AmLaw 200 law firm with a strong reputation and history of success that spans 60 years. The firm has more than 370 lawyers spanning the northeast and mid-Atlantic regions, including a network of 15 offices in the states of Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Virginia, Washington, DC, and West Virginia. We provide proactive, solution-oriented counsel in every major area of interest to our clients, who trust us to guide them through their most challenging legal issues, significant business transactions, and critical disputes, which often cross practices and jurisdictions. Whether a Fortune 500 company, family-owned business, start-up, nonprofit, government entity, or individual, our clients receive the attention of highly skilled attorneys through our coordinated, multi-disciplinary team approach, which allows us to bring the right mix of skill and local-market presence to deliver the legal advice necessary to help our clients achieve their goals. To learn more, please visit us at eckertseamans.com.
Analysis Group is one of the largest international economics consulting firms, with more than 1,000 professionals across 14 offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. Since 1981, we have provided expertise in economics, finance, health care analytics, and strategy to top law firms, Fortune Global 500 companies, and government agencies worldwide. Our internal experts, together with our network of affiliated experts from academia, industry, and government, offer our clients exceptional breadth and depth of expertise.
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.
Ms. Milsark specializes in survey research and quantitative analyses in litigation, including data security and privacy matters, false advertising, and intellectual property. She has conducted qualitative and quantitative analyses in support of academic experts and provided consulting support to attorneys in matters across a variety of industries, including telecommunications, media, and entertainment. Ms. Milsark’s recent experience includes managing several class action litigations involving violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). Her work has included evaluating violation claims, addressing class certification issues such as ascertainability and injury, and supporting experts assessing whether dialer systems constitute Automatic Telephone Dialing Systems (ATDS).