Joel Rosenbloom


Maurer School of Law Academy of Law Alumni Fellows (1994)
Indiana University Bloomington
J.D. 1954


Joel Rosenbloom is a retired partner of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP in Washington, D.C. Rosenbloom was at the firm from 1965 to his retirement in 2004. Due to his extensive experience in communication matters, Rosenbloom led the firm's work with the Federal Communications Commission, dealing with major broadcast transactions and litigation over the FCC's television and broadcast policies and business practices.

Prior to joining the law firm. Rosenbloom worked at the FCC as an appellate counsel (1957-1961), as Legal Assistant to Chairman Minow (1961-1963) and as Special Assistant to Chairman Henry (1963-1965). He graduated from University of Illinois in 1951 and Indiana University School of Law in 1954. At IU, he was an editor of the Indiana Law Journal, and after his graduation, he clerked for the Hon. James A. Emmert, Indiana Supreme Court. Rosenbloom was inducted into the Academy of Law Alumni Fellows in 1994.