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Catherine McCarthy

Washington, DC, USA Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation)
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Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation) - USA

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Catherine McCarthy is notable for her expertise in project and transaction approvals as well as rate, tariff and sale matters before FERC. She also provides day-to-day regulatory and commercial advice for key clients.
"The first person to call for specialised FERC expertise. She is always at the top of the pile, and is a very strong lawyer." "She's very experienced, smart and really gets the industry."
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Represents energy companies and investors on energy regulation and policy matters with over 25 years of experience. Lead Counsel on obtaining Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and state authorizations for major projects and transactions; FERC compliance and enforcement matters; FERC transmission and centralized markets issues; and rate, tariff and refund matters. Experience also includes representing energy clients before the Department of Energy, the Federal Communications Commission and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

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Chair, Energy Regulatory Department

Professional Memberships

American Bar Association, Immediate Past Section Chair and Current Chair of Renewable Energy Committee, Infrastructure and Regulated Industries Section

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JD, Georgetown University Law Center, 1993; BA, Yale University, 1989

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