Energy, Telecommunications & Public Utilities

Our Energy, Telecommunications & Public Utility Practice offers wide ranging and diverse legal services, including administrative, regulatory, and transactional counseling, to help our clients with their legal requirements and expectations. Our experienced attorneys have a wealth of experience on the structure and functioning of the energy, telecommunications, and public utilities and are actively engaged in a broad range of energy and telecommunications-related transactions and regulatory matters. Our professionals help our clients in achieving their legal, policy and strategic business goals and they have also rich experience in advising and representing telecommunication clients.

Energy:
We also represent federally regulated electric transmission companies, natural gas utilities, energy marketers, pipelines and large users of energy. To represent clients, we regularly appear before state regulatory commissions, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and state and federal courts. Our energy team also has extensive experience helping clients achieve policy goals through lobbying and legislative efforts, and we maintain close relationships with the Federal Regulatory Commission, Department of Energy, state legislatures, state public service commissions, and local governments. We utilize the expertise of our lawyers in other practice areas to help our energy clients with complex litigation, appeals, corporate governance, transactional, employment and tax issues.

Telecommunications:
We have rich experience in assisting telecommunications companies on state public policy issues. In addition to administrative law matters, our firm represents the interests of competitive telecommunications carriers in commercial litigation and appellate litigation matters. Our firm provides advice to telecommunications companies on corporate governance and transactional issues.

The point of using Lorem Ipsum is that it has a more-or-less normal distribution of letters, as opposed to using 'Content here, content here', making it look like readable English. Many desktop publishing packages and web page editors now use Lorem Ipsum as their default model text, and a search for 'lorem ipsum' will uncover many web sites still in their infancy. Various versions have evolved over the years, sometimes by accident, sometimes on purpose (injected humour and the like). Contrary to popular belief, Lorem Ipsum is not simply random text. It has roots in a piece of classical Latin literature from 45 BC, making it over 2000 years old. Richard McClintock, a Latin professor at Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia, looked up one of the more obscure Latin words, consectetur, from a Lorem Ipsum passage, and going through the cites of the word in classical literature, discovered the undoubtable source. Lorem Ipsum comes from sections 1.10.32 and 1.10.33 of "de Finibus Bonorum et Malorum" (The Extremes of Good and Evil) by Cicero, written in 45 BC. This book is a treatise on the theory of ethics, very popular during the Renaissance. The first line of Lorem Ipsum, "Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet..", comes from a line in section 1.10.32.