Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation - California
What the team is known for
Ellison Schneider Harris & Donlan LLP is a boutique firm recognized for its expertise and experience before the California Energy Commission. Core regulatory focus extends to site permitting and transmission issues, as well as policy concerning liquefied natural gas and renewables projects.
"The firm has an excellent team of lawyers who are active at the CEC."
Christopher Ellison is highly regarded for his work representing clients before the CEC. His broad practice extends to supporting clients in transactions and litigation.
Andrew Brown regularly appears before the CPUC in a variety of market design and ratemaking issues. He also handles regulatory approvals for transactions and operational compliance.
Jedediah Gibson regularly advises on California energy regulatory policy and provides representation before CPUC and CEC. His client base includes utilities and developers of renewable generating facilities.
Jeffery Harris advises clients on regulatory compliance with energy policy, as well as energy-adjacent environmental provisions. He also manages siting and permitting for renewable and conventional power projects.