Jonathan R. Markman

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  • University of Michigan (JD, cum laude)
  • Yale University (MA, with honors)
  • Yale University (BA, with honors)

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia
  • United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit


  • English
  • Spanish

Jonathan is an Associate in the Communications practice. His practice focuses on wireless, cable, and emerging technologies, with particular focus on UAS (commonly known as drones) and wireless spectrum. He has expertise in FCC and FAA procedures and rulemakings, formal and informal complaints and FCC investigations, as well as filing and prosecuting applications with the FCC and FAA. He also assists clients with foreign government advocacy efforts, particularly in the wireless spectrum arena.

In addition to a professional interest in FAA matters, Jonathan is also a student pilot.

Prior to joining Mintz Levin, Jonathan worked as an associate at a prominent communications firm in the DC area. There he prepared FCC pleadings, applications, and various other related paperwork for clients; advised broadcast, wireless, Internet, and trade group clients on FCC, federal, and state laws.

Jonathan is active in Mintz’s pro bono practice, particularly with immigration-related cases. Jonathan speaks and reads Spanish and has experience communicating with clients exclusively in Spanish.

During his time at the University of Michigan Law School, Jonathan was an associate editor for the Michigan Telecommunications and Technology Law Review