In light of the rapidly changing coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, Troutman Sanders and Pepper Hamilton have postponed the effective date of their previously announced merger until July 1, 2020. The new firm – Troutman Pepper – will feature 1,100+ attorneys across 23 U.S. offices. Read more.
The size, complexity and nature of the energy industry are constantly changing. Pepper’s Energy Industry Group services clients operating in, investing in, or supplying innovative technology to the energy sector. More than 25 attorneys strong, the Energy Industry Group works in the evolving energy environment with an interdisciplinary and multi-office approach, applying our industry knowledge and our regulatory, transactional and litigation skills and experience to provide effective, efficient and comprehensive business counseling for energy-related clients.
Many members of the Energy Industry Group are business lawyers with strong regulatory backgrounds and high-level experience working in and with federal and state agencies, commissions and authorities. We combine our energy regulatory expertise with our strong corporate transactional practice to represent funds (including private equity and venture capital funds), buyers and sellers in mergers and acquisition transactions, and technology companies – all in the energy sector. Drawing upon that expertise, industry knowledge and awareness of emerging business and regulatory trends, we provide strategic advice and services to clients contemplating ventures in the energy sector. Our strength is our ability to identify business and regulatory risk that affect our clients’ objectives, and to craft business solutions that balance business goals with risk tolerance.
Our team assists clients in nearly every part of the energy industry, including: