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Charis practices in the Energy & Environmental Practice Group. She focuses on issues involving natural gas, communications, water and electric utility services. Charis has represented and counseled large commercial and industrial customers in proceedings before both federal and state administrative agencies, as well as at the appellate level, including providing advice on issues related to legislation impacting energy regulation.

She also advises clients in the procurement of competitive energy services, as well as implementation of self-generation and utilization of alternative energy sources. Charis represents large commercial and industrial customers, associations, and small public utilities in water and wastewater proceedings before the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission and at appellate levels.

EDUCATION

College, B.A., 1995, magna cum laude; Phi Beta Kappa

Dickinson School of Law, J.D., 1998, magna cum laude; Woolsack Honor Society

HONORS/AWARDS

Harrisburg Area YWCA, Tribute to Women of Excellence Award, 2002

MEMBERSHIPS

Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance, Board Member

Pennsylvania Bar Association, Public Utility Law Section

Dauphin County Bar Association

American Cancer Society, previous Co-Chair, Central Pennsylvania Region Daffodil Days Campaign

Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance, Board Member

COURT ADMISSIONS

U.S. Supreme Court

U.S. District Court – Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Bar Admissions

Pennsylvania

Contact Info

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