Company: Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr LLP
Location: Washington, D.C., United States
Jonathan R. Yarowsky, Partner at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr LLP, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Lawyers for dedication, achievements, and leadership in anti-trust law.
Inspired by his father, who excelled as a prestigious lawyer, Mr. Yarowsky wished to follow the same path for as long as he could remember. Subsequent to his high school graduation, he attended the University of Michigan, graduating in 1971 with a Bachelor of Arts in literature, science and arts. Having graduated summa cum laude, with honors, he was also the valedictorian of his class, which provided him with a platform to attend Cornell University. In 1974, Mr. Yarowsky earned a Master’s degree in clinical psychology from the institution and went on to attend the University of California Los Angeles School of Law. There, he acquired a Doctor of Jurisprudence in 1977 and became certified to practice law in the District of Columbia, consequently beginning his career.
Mr. Yarowsky was attracted to a career in law because of the intellectually stimulating work. He began his career in 1975 as a summer associate at the Federal Public Defender’s Office. In the years that followed, he acted as an associate for law firms in both California and Washington. In 1991, Mr. Yarowsky became a member of the general counsel for the United States House Judiciary Committee. Proving himself to be highly skilled and hardworking, he became a member of the special counsel to the President at the White House in 1995. From 1998 until 2013, Mr. Yarowsky excelled as a partner at the policy practice group, Patton Boggs LLP. Currently, he continues to demonstrate success as a partner in the anti-trust department at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr LLP, where he has been since 2013.
Outside of his primary endeavors, Mr. Yarowsky has served as the vice-chair for the Antitrust Modernization Commission since 2004. A member of the National Commission on Crime since 1995, he has been named a Top Lobbyist by The Hill consecutively since 2008. Moreover, Mr. Yarowsky had the pleasure of being recommended in the 2016, 2017 and 2018 editions of The Legal 500 United States for Government Relations and Telecoms and Broadcast: Regulatory. As a further testament to his success, he is featured in multiple editions of Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in American Law, Who’s Who in American Politics and Who’s Who in the East.
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