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Policy Fellows

Gene Kimmelman

Senior Policy Fellow

Gene Kimmelman is a nationally recognized expert in the law and economics of digital platforms. He leads on federal and legislative engagement for Tobin’s Digital Economy Project. Gene has four decades of experience in federal policy advocacy, leading nonprofit advocacy programs using a range of strategies, including lobbying, litigation, regulatory interventions, coalition building, media outreach, and personally testifying nearly 200 times before Congress. Gene has also served as Deputy Associate Attorney General and Chief Counsel to the head of the Antitrust Division, plus Chief Counsel overseeing the Senate Antitrust Subcommittee. His experience includes thousands of public-speaking and media engagements, and building a fellowship program of diverse talent to fuel a new generation of public interest advocacy.