Energy & Utilities

Energy and utility services impact our nation's economy and environment, from Fortune 500 corporations, to mid-size businesses, to consumers. The attorneys in our Energy and Utilities Practice Group have wide-ranging knowledge and experience in all of the intricacies of the sector. Our practitioners have represented investor-owned utilities, corporations, not-for-profit organizations, competitive suppliers and merchant generators in the complex world of utility regulation, business transactions, audits, investigations and litigation.

Windels Marx Energy and Utilities professionals represent clients in matters involving:

  • Utility base rate cases
  • Rate clause filings
  • Reliability issues
  • Regulatory operational and management audits and investigations
  • Transmission project siting applications
  • Renewable energy, including solar photovoltaic and off-shore wind projects
  • Demand response and energy efficiency issues
  • Smart grid initiatives
  • Interconnection of distributed generation
  • Utility financing issues, including securitization and debt and equity sales
  • Mergers, corporate reorganizations, asset divestitures and acquisitions
  • Negotiating power purchase/sale agreements
  • Formula rate cases
  • Development of on-site energy projects
  • Defending customer complaints
  • Statutory and regulatory compliance issues

Our Energy and Utilities attorneys also excel at:

  • Regulatory counseling and business strategy
  • Administrative rulemaking
  • Counseling on utility and energy policy and legislative matters
  • Appellate practice in both state and federal courts.

Attorneys in our Energy and Utilities practice also work closely with our Infrastructure Development & Finance practitioners to counsel clients on energy and utility procurement and related issues.




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