Tawanna provides regulatory counsel on various privacy, telecommunications, media, and technology matters.


Representative Matters

  • Assists clients in developing strategy for and preparing comments, petitions, and other pleadings in proceedings before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), and other state and federal agencies.

Professional Experience

  • Student Attorney, George Washington University Law School, Small Business & Community Economic Development Clinic (2020)
  • Legal Intern, Division of Financial Practices, Federal Trade Commission (2019)
  • Judicial Intern, the Honorable Anthony J. Trenga, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia (2019)
  • Legal Intern, Computer and Communications Industry Association (CCIA) (2019)
  • Legal Intern, Wireline Competition Bureau, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) (2018)


  • American Bar Association (ABA)
    • Young Lawyers & Professionals Advisory Panel (YLAP), Section of Antitrust Law, Privacy and Information Security (2021)
    • Student Ambassador, Section of Antitrust Law, Privacy and Information Security (2019)
    • Reporter, ABA Internet of Things (IoT) National Institute (2018)
  • Federal Communications Bar Association (FCBA)
    • Co-Chair, Women’s Leadership Committee (2020-present)
  • Internet Law & Policy Foundry Fellow (2019)



J.D., The George Washington University Law School

M.Ed., Lynn University

B.S., Florida Atlantic University

Law Journals

Editor-in-Chief, Federal Communications Law Journal, Vol 72

Bar and Court Memberships

  • District of Columbia Bar

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