As AT&T’s Senior Vice President‐Federal Regulatory and Chief Privacy Officer, Robert W. Quinn, Jr. leads AT&T’s Federal Regulatory group which is responsible for all regulatory matters affecting AT&T and its affiliates before the Federal Communications Commission. Mr. Quinn is also responsible for customer privacy policies at the international, federal and state level across all lines of businesses.
Prior to being appointed to his current position on February 1, 2006, Mr. Quinn served as Vice President, Federal Regulatory Affairs for AT&T Corp. in Washington, DC where he represented AT&T before the Federal Communications Commission and the United States Department of Justice.
Prior to joining AT&T, Mr. Quinn spent five years as a trial attorney with the Chicago, Illinois firm of Mayer, Brown & Platt (now Mayer Brown).
A Chicago native, Mr. Quinn graduated from the University of Illinois‐Chicago with a bachelor’s degree in English. He also received his J.D. with Honor from DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois where he served as Managing Editor of Lead Articles for the DePaul Law Review.