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UC Hastings, JD 1993
University of Oregon, BS 1990

Current Companies

VP, Business Development & General Counsel

Former Companies

Director, Business & Spectrum Development
Vice President, Corporate Development
General Counsel

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Josh King

Josh King is vice president of business development & general counsel of Avvo. He is responsible for the company’s business development, outreach to the legal community, and legal affairs.

Prior to joining Avvo in October 2007, Josh was director of business development for Clearwire, where he acquired new markets that expanded the wireless broadband company’s market reach to include tens of millions of potential new customers. Previous to Clearwire, Josh was vice president, corporate development at AT&T Wireless, where he led much of the company’s mergers and acquisitions work and was instrumental in the $46 billion sale of the company to Cingular, the largest cash transaction in history. Josh has also worked as general counsel for Cellular One of San Francisco and as a small-firm litigator.

Josh is an advisory board member and regular contributor to Corporate Dealmaker magazine, and a frequent writer and speaker on social media, internet law and professional ethics issues.

Recent Milestones

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    Josh King added a position as VP, Business Development & General Counsel at Avvo. (10/1/07)
    Posted 5/23/08 at 10:45am
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    Josh King added a position as Director, Business & Spectrum Development at Clearwire. (4/1/05)
    Posted 10/31/09 at 8:36am
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    Josh King added a position as Vice President, Corporate Development at AT&T. (1/1/01)
    Posted 10/31/09 at 8:36am
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    Josh King added a position as General Counsel at Cellular One of San Francisco. (3/1/96)
    Posted 10/31/09 at 8:36am



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