Participants in the rapidly evolving energy and natural resources industries face particular regulatory challenges. The firm’s attorneys bring industry-specific experience on such matters as the regulation of natural gas and electricity markets, transmission rates, market power analysis, and competition and consumer choice. Attorneys in the group have handled complex contract negotiations for clients in the energy and natural resources industry, as well as representing clients in a variety of administrative proceedings and litigation. The firm is equipped to handle complex corporate transactions–including transactions with international elements–and to advise its energy clients as they navigate the shoals of this dynamic industry.
The firm’s attorneys understand the particular regulatory environment in which energy clients operate, while drawing on the specialized skills of attorneys across the firm. In addition to our regulatory practice, we handle sophisticated mergers and acquisitions, tax matters, commercial contracts, and a variety of matters involving international trade. We have experience with established players in the energy industry, as well as new ventures and recent entrants into the alternative energy markets.