Practice focuses on complex energy issues. Clients include oil and gas pipeline developers, owners, operators and investors working on oil and gas related projects, transactions or facing controversies. Also works with oil and gas pipelines and project developers with respect to their jurisdictional status, rates, capacity allocation methodologies, regulated practices and business opportunities. Regularly called upon by pipeline clients and developers regarding new infrastructure projects, including greenfield pipelines and expansions of existing pipelines. Leads clients through the process of preparing open season materials, precedent and transportation agreements, tariffs and the prosecution of certificate applications and other regulatory approvals.
Also works with producers, marketers and end users in connection with oil and gas transactions and compliance with Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) requirements, and institutional investors and private equity funds in relation to energy regulatory requirements applicable to oil and gas investments, financing, mergers, acquisitions and restructuring transactions.
Energy Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, Maryland Bar Association
JD, Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, 2001, magna cum laude; BA, Catholic University of America, 1998, summa cum laude