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Teresa practices in the Energy & Environmental group, representing and counseling clients in a broad range of matters before public utility commissions. She has considerable experience representing clients in complex utility litigation, including rate cases, merger and acquisition proceedings, default service proceedings, complaints, and matters involving renewable energy, interconnection, electric vehicles, energy storage, microgrids, and energy efficiency in the Mid-Atlantic region. Teresa also has participated in numerous rulemakings, investigations, and other collaborative proceedings involving diverse stakeholders at state commissions. She has extensive experience advising clients regarding litigated, transactional, and contractual matters in the utility industry and creatively navigating the related legal and regulatory impacts.

In addition, Teresa counsels clients regarding their renewable energy, energy efficiency, and corporate sustainability objectives. She provides wide-ranging support to clients regarding virtual power purchase agreements, interconnection, community solar, and legal and regulatory developments in these areas.

What does Teresa do for Clients?
Teresa’s experience representing clients in both outside and in-house counsel roles shapes Teresa’s client service. When counseling clients, she understands the importance of providing information that is tailored to their particular business needs. She is driven to reach successful resolution of matters and provide superior legal counseling to clients because she is aware of how important positive legal results are for client businesses.

For these reasons, she is dedicated to providing efficient and comprehensive legal support to all of her clients. Her clients have included energy-intensive businesses and consumers, electric and water utilities, renewable energy developers, and oil and gas companies.

How does Teresa spend her free time?
In her spare time, Teresa is often hiking at local state parks, gardening, and taking day trips with her husband and son.

EDUCATION

University of Pittsburgh, B.S.

Duke University School of Law, J.D.

EXPERIENCE/REPRESENTATIVE CASES

Represented and counseled clients in complex rate litigation before state public utility commissions.

Represented and counseled clients regarding renewable and distributed energy matters across the Mid-Atlantic region.

Provided comprehensive litigation and regulatory support to a client, resulting in utility commission approval of the client’s electric vehicle charging program.

Provided guidance to clients regarding interconnection rules and agreements for distributed generation projects.

Bar Admissions

Pennsylvania

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