"Her strong suit is being practical and pragmatic, identifying the big issues and coming up with solutions that aren't necessarily obvious."
Chambers Global 2016
Elaine counsels clients regarding energy company mergers, energy asset acquisitions, divestitures and investments, as well as, the development of electric generation and fuel transportation and storage projects. She advises independent power producer, renewable energy, oil and gas companies, utility, coal company and power marketer clients in electricity and fuel trading and marketing activities. She negotiates physical and financial power, fuel, cross-commodity and retail supply contracts. She counsels clients on FERC and CFTC market rules and compliance matters.
Elaine was also recognized by Chambers Global 2015, which noted that “She's very industry-savvy, her manner is excellent, and she delivers exactly what we need and when we need it, including at very inconvenient times,” and is “esteemed for her M&A regulatory work.”