Professor Lyons is a Professor of Law at Boston College Law School. He specializes in the areas of property, telecommunications and administrative law. Before joining the faculty, Professor Lyons practiced energy, telecommunications, and administrative law at the firm of Munger, Tolles and Olson in Los Angeles. He also clerked for the Judge Cynthia Holcomb Hall of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Professor Lyons has testified before Congress and state legislatures and has participated in numerous proceedings at the Federal Communications Commission. His work has appeared in legal journals such as Emory Law Review and in the popular press, including Forbes Magazine, US News and World Report, and the Wall Street Journal. He is also a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, where he has written over 100 blog posts on tech policy issues.