Communications Attorney, TVNewscheck Columnist Michael Berg Dies
July 25, 2014 at 4:47 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime communications attorney and TVNEWSCHECK "Legal Memo" columnist MICHAEL BERG, who died WEDNESDAY (7/23) of a heart attack at 67, according to a TVNEWSCHECK report.
BERG started as a staff lawyer at the FCC in 1976 before moving to private firm COVINGTON AND BURLING, then the NAB, where he rose to Senior Associate General Counsel. He worked at MILLER AND HOLBROOKE and VERNER, LIIFERT, BERNHARD, MCPHERSON AND HAND and later went independent, adding the TVNEWSCHECK column in 2007.