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McGuireWoods LLP
2001 K STREET N.W.
WASHINGTON, DC 20006-1040
United States

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United States > Industry focus > Energy regulation: conventional power

McGuireWoods LLP represents a substantial amount of major utility companies in the US, covering regulatory matters in the transmission, generation and customer-facing segments. The group is notably strong in energy enforcement work including rate cases, and is also at the forefront of new market issues including fuel security mandates; in a recent highlight, the team acted for Exelon in a reliability-must-run case to keep its Mystic Generating Plant operational. The practice is also a key name for organized market design and tariff matters. Todd Mullins and Noel Symons are prominent names in the market and lead the group; Mullins is noted for Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) enforcement cases and Symons is recognised for his expertise in organized market design and tariffs work, regional transmission organization (RTO) issues and cost allocation matters. Julia English is a key name at senior counsel level. All named individuals are based in Washington DC.

United States > Industry focus > Energy litigation: conventional power

McGuireWoods LLP represents a high volume of utilities clients in the US. A range of team members have prior in-house experience at utilities companies, which has resulted in the firm attracting a strong pipeline of rate cases, tariff disputes and litigation involving regional transmission organizations (RTOs). The firm is also frequently engaged in Federal Energy Regulation Commission (FERC) enforcement cases. Todd Mullins is co-chair of the power sector in the energy industry team; he is a leading expert in FERC enforcement cases. Noel Symons is former co-chair of the utilities team and is recognised for his expertise in the RTO market and cost allocation cases. Julia English is a key name at the senior counsel level. All individuals mentioned are based in Washington DC.