Brooksany Barrowes

Deputy Department Chair - Global Projects (Washington) Partner

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Washington, D.C.

P: +1.202.639.7887 F: +1.202.585.4087

Representative Engagements

  • Major private equity firm - regulatory counsel for $2.1 billion acquisitions of 5,200 MW, natural gas- and coal-fueled generation portfolio in Ohio and Indiana
  • Coalition of transmission owners in MISO - proceedings before FERC regarding RTO-to-RTO disputes over use of transmission across seams
  • Coalition of transmission owners in MISO - proceedings before FERC and the D.C. Circuit regarding transmission planning and cost allocation issues
  • Investor-owned utility - litigation before FERC regarding cost allocation issues associated with integration of neighboring utility into the SPP market
  • Private equity owner of generation and energy trading portfolio - developed energy regulatory compliance manual and conducted employee training, assisted with enforcement and investigation matters before the PUCT and FERC
  • Merchant generation and transmission owner - representation regarding expansion of a cross-border transmission line connecting a generating facility in South Texas to the electric grid in Mexico, with associated permits and regulatory approvals
  • Electric utility company - representation before DOE, FERC, ERCOT, PUCT, and various Mexican regulatory authorities in obtaining qualifications for cross-border transmission and power sales and to participate in the Mexican wholesale electric market
  • Merchant generation company – arbitration of a dispute over the commercial terms of a tolling agreement
  • Natural gas production, midstream and storage company – counsel for FERC tariff and certificate matters, rates and regulatory aspects of purchase and sale of pipeline and storage assets
  • Electric utility company – representation in a NERC, FERC and FRCC joint investigation of compliance with Electric Reliability Standards in connection with a major outage event in Florida
  • Electric utility company – counsel for rate cases, permits, policy cases, market design and associated administrative litigation before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
  • Merchant generation company – proceedings before FERC, SEC and CFTC; various internal investigation and Department of Justice matters and related civil lawsuits
  • New corporation – counsel in the application and licensing process to construct and operate a new pipeline in the United States, and in associated litigation
  • National energy marketing company – counsel on natural gas marketing matters , including pipeline affiliate Standards of Conduct and FERC authorizations
  • Public utility – internal investigations and related regulatory and litigation matters; counsel regarding acceptable trading practices and policies across industries
  • Merchant generation company – representation in rulemaking proceedings to set standards of conduct and behavioral rules for electricity and natural gas markets
  • National energy marketing company – representation in the execution of long-term power purchase and sale agreements