Jason Rademacher

Special Counsel

Jason Rademacher is a special counsel in Cooley's regulatory communications practice. He was associated with Dow Lohnes, which merged with Cooley in 2014. Jason has been helping broadcast, cable, telecommunications, technology, and new media clients shape law and policy before federal agencies and Congress and defending those clients before the FCC and the federal courts. His practice focuses on advocacy – helping clients help the government set the right policies in areas like media ownership, spectrum policy, and technology regulation – and defense – protecting clients from government overreach and competitor's unfair business practices.

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  • US Supreme Court Upholds FCC’s Modernized Television Station Ownership Rules, Affirming Cooley Amicus Briefs 

  • Meredith Agrees to Sell TV Broadcast Group to Gray Television for $2.8 Billion 

  • ION Media Agrees to Sell to E.W. Scripps for $2.65 Billion 

  • Apollo Global Management $3.484 Billion Acquisition of Broadcast Businesses 


  • University of Wisconsin Law School
    JD, 2000

  • University of Pittsburgh
    BA, summa cum laude, 1995

Admissions & Credentials

District of Columbia



  • National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications, VP

Rankings & Accolades

    Legal 500: Media, Technology and Telecoms – Telecoms and Broadcast: Regulatory