Michael J. Gergen > Latham & Watkins LLP > Washington DC, United States > Lawyer Profile

Latham & Watkins LLP
WASHINGTON DC 20004-1304
United States
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Michael Gergen, a partner in Latham & Watkins’ Washington, D.C. office, is a member of the Energy Regulatory & Markets Practice as well as the Project Finance Practice.

Mr. Gergen has extensive experience developing practical applications of economics, finance and regulatory law to assist clients involved in the electric, natural gas and other network industries in the United States and internationally. Mr. Gergen represents entities involved in electric generation, transmission and distribution, natural gas transportation, storage and distribution, electric and natural gas marketing and trading, and finance, as well as international governments and financial institutions. Mr. Gergen also assists clients regarding federal and state financing support and incentive programs for clean energy technologies, products and services.


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United States > Industry focus > Energy regulation: conventional power

Latham & Watkins LLP has a varied practice in the power generation sphere, maintaining a high volume of M&A advice alongside increasing levels of FERC enforcement work. Offtake and hedging work is another area of strength for the team, which has notable expertise in independent power matters and is building its practice in traditional utilities and merchant transmission issues. David Schwartz is a leader in utility M&A, while Natasha Gianvecchio is noted for power generation M&A, enforcement issues and offtake and hedging work. Tyler Brown is an emerging talent and made partner in early 2020, and Michael Gergen covers conventional and renewable energy regulation.