Patrick Campbell is a partner in the Communications and Technology Department in the Washington, DC office of Paul, Weiss, Wharton, Rifkind & Garrison LLP. He concentrates on transactional, corporate and regulatory matters, and has worked extensively on such matters on behalf of numerous domestic and foreign telecommunications, satellite, media and Internet companies.
Patrick is a member of the Federal Communications Bar Association and recently became a member of the Practising Law Institute's Telecommunications Convergence Advisory Committee. He is on the boards of directors of a number of non-profits dedicated to urban affairs and civil rights, including Street Law, Inc. (chair), Live-It Learn It (chair), and DC Appleseed.
Patrick has been recognized by Chambers USA and by Legal 500 as one of the country's leading lawyers in the Telecom, Broadcast & Satellite Regulating area. In July 2009, he was recognized by The National Law Journal as one of its "40 Under 40" Washington-area lawyers, a list comprised of individuals who "have already made their marks in private practice, in government agencies, on Capitol Hill and with public interest groups."
Patrick served as an editor of the Stanford Law Review and was awarded the Carl Mason Franklin Prize for the most outstanding paper in the field of International Law. He also worked at the Overseas Private Investment Corporation for a semester.