Grace Nacimiento has over 20 years of experience advising on legal and regulatory matters in the communications industry. Her work covers representation of clients in regulatory proceedings before the German Federal Network Agency, including regulatory proceedings and issues related to price control, access regulation and interconnection. She also advises on matters related to telecommunications data protection, lawful interception, telecommunications secrecy, and data and information security. Grace is well known and recognised for her work in spectrum management and has advised on a broad range of issues regarding spectrum planning, auctions, assignments and fees. She advises and represents clients before national courts and before the European Commission. For several years, Grace worked on the development of an international satellite-based communications network, where she was in charge, among other things, of national spectrum assignments in over 20 jurisdictions and the representation of interests at EU level before and during ITU World Radio Conferences. Grace also represents satellite operators in administrative and court proceedings concerning spectrum usage rights. She is regularly ranked for her work in, among others, Best Lawyers, Chambers and Who’s Who Legal.