Jonathan W. Cuneo is the founding member of Cuneo Gilbert & LaDuca, LLP, and its predecessor firms (including the Cuneo Law Group, PC). Mr. Cuneo has over forty years of experience successfully representing a government agency and a Congressional Committee; as well as plaintiffs in complex antitrust, civil and human rights, consumer protection, corporate governance, and securities class actions before federal and state courts. He also has extensive experience representing a diverse array of clients (including professional associations, businesses, Members of Congress, unions, and individuals) with respect to public policy matters before courts, Congress, the Executive Branch, and independent federal agencies. Mr. Cuneo has argued cases in Federal and State trial courts and appellate courts across the country. Mr. Cuneo has represented Members of Congress as amici before the Supreme Court. Internationally, Mr. Cuneo’s advocacy helped secure the release of Kenyan civil rights statesman Koigi Wa Wamwere.
Mr. Cuneo brings to his private legal practice nearly a decade of prior government service—first as an attorney in the Office of the General Counsel of the Federal Trade Commission (1978-1981) and then as Counsel to the Subcommittee on Monopolies and Commercial Law of the U.S. House of Representative’s Committee on the Judiciary (1981-1986). He began his legal career as a law clerk to Judge Edward Tamm of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (1977-1978).