The Space, Cyber and Telecommunications Law program at the University of Nebraska College of Law includes Justin “Gus” Hurwitz, a nationally prominent expert on technology and telecommunications law. Hurwitz is frequently quoted on issues relating to net neutrality.
Justin “Gus” Hurwitz has a particular expertise in telecommunications law and technology. He previously was the inaugural Research Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania Law School’s Center for Technology, Innovation and Competition and prior to that, a visiting assistant professor at George Mason University Law School. He was a trial attorney in the Telecommunications and Media Enforcement Section of the U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division from 2007 to 2010.
Hurwitz has a technology background, having worked at Los Alamos National Laboratory and interned at the Naval Research Laboratory before entering law school. He holds a master’s degree in economics from George Mason University and a bachelor’s degree from St. John’s College. He has frequently discussed the FCC’s efforts to adopt “net neutrality” rules in a variety of forums.