Womble Carlyle Washington, D.C. Partner Marty Stern recently was awarded the University Medal for Philanthropy and Leadership by the University of Rochester for his work as the Washington Regional Chair of the University’s largest-ever capital campaign and a member of its Washington Regional Cabinet and the Executive Advisory Committee of the University’s Simon Business School. 

The campaign successfully closed last June exceeding the campaign goal of $1.2 billion, and raising $17 million in the D.C. region. Stern received his undergrad degree from Rochester and an MBA in finance from Simon.

Marty Stern provides legal and strategic counsel on regulatory, policy and commercial matters to telecommunications, information technology and media firms, including network operators, programmers, and technology companies, in the United States and globally.  He represents clients before the Administration, Congress, and federal agencies, including the FCC, U.S. Departments of Justice, Commerce, Transportation, and Homeland Security, FTC, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, and CFIUS.  He also develops and executes regulatory and legislative strategies, including through trade associations and the formation and implementation of industry coalitions, and engages in associated advocacy.