Former NAB Legal Eagle Lands at D.C. Firm

WASHINGTON: Marsha J. MacBride, former chief of the NAB's legal department, has joined Sciarrino & Shubert, PLLC, a law firm specializing in broadcast issues and founded by Dawn Sciarrino.

MacBride was the executive vice president for legal and regulatory affairs for the National Association of Broadcasters from 2003 to December of last year, when she was replaced by Jane Mago. MacBride continued to provide strategic advice to the NAB after her departure. Prior to NAB, she was chief of staff for former FCC Chairman Michael Powell, and she was previously a vice president at Disney.