Jon Sallet, GS Visiting Fellow, 01/2017

Jonathan Sallet

Visiting Fellow - Governance Studies

Jonathan B. Sallet is a visiting fellow in Governance Studies. Previously, he served as deputy assistant attorney general for Litigation at the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division from 2016-17. Prior to joining the Division in 2016, Mr. Sallet was general counsel at the Federal Communications Commission.  Previously, he was a partner at O’Melveny & Myers, Jenner & Block and Miller, Cassidy, Larroca & Lewin.  In 2008, he served on President Obama’s transition team for technology and economic development at the Department of Commerce.  From 1993 to 1996, he served as assistant to the secretary and director of the Office of Policy & Strategic Planning at the Department of Commerce.  Mr. Sallet was a law clerk for United States Supreme Court Justice Lewis Powell, Jr. from 1979 to 1980, and he was a law clerk for Judge Edward Tamm on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit from 1978 to 1979.   Mr. Sallet received an A.B. from Brown University and a J.D. from the University of  Virginia School of Law.

Jonathan B. Sallet is a visiting fellow in Governance Studies. Previously, he served as deputy assistant attorney general for Litigation at the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division from 2016-17. Prior to joining the Division in 2016, Mr. Sallet was general counsel at the Federal Communications Commission.  Previously, he was a partner at O’Melveny & Myers, Jenner & Block and Miller, Cassidy, Larroca & Lewin.  In 2008, he served on President Obama’s transition team for technology and economic development at the Department of Commerce.  From 1993 to 1996, he served as assistant to the secretary and director of the Office of Policy & Strategic Planning at the Department of Commerce.  Mr. Sallet was a law clerk for United States Supreme Court Justice Lewis Powell, Jr. from 1979 to 1980, and he was a law clerk for Judge Edward Tamm on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit from 1978 to 1979.   Mr. Sallet received an A.B. from Brown University and a J.D. from the University of  Virginia School of Law.

Get daily updates from Brookings