Former Justice Department antitrust official David Turetsky has been named as head of of the Federal Communications Commission's Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau.
Turetsky, who was deputy assistant attorney general for antitrust in the Department of Justice during the Clinton administration, comes from Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP, where he was a partner.
Turetsky replaces former admiral Jamie Barnett, who stepped down as head of the public safety bureau at the end of April to return to the Potomac Institute for Policy Studies as a senior vice president.
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