Alfred M. Mamlet was a member of the USBGF Board of Directors. He is a partner in the Washington office of Steptoe & Johnson LLP, where he heads the Technology Department and the Intellectual Property practice group, focusing on telecommunications transactions, regulatory matters, and telecom and intellectual property disputes in the US and abroad. Mr. Mamlet provides value-added strategic advice based on his thorough understanding of the telecommunications industry. He is recognized by his peers as a leading telecommunications lawyer in Chambers, The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers, The Legal 500, PLC Which Lawyer?, and An International Who’s Who of Telecom Lawyers. He finished 1st place in the 2011 Colorado State Championship; 2nd in the 2011 California State Championship, and 1st in the 2011 Michigan Summer Championships Doubles event with Alan Grunwald. He was a semi-finalist in Pittsburgh 2011, 2nd in Masters Denver 2011, and first in blitz in Michigan 2011.