Energy and Telecommunication Utilities
Chambliss lawyers advise energy and telecommunications utilities and Internet service providers on many aspects of their businesses, including project structuring, finance and regulatory compliance. The firm's utility clients have included municipal utilities, utility districts, and member-owned utilities.
Chambliss also regularly represents industrial and other large energy users in structuring and negotiating favorable energy supply arrangements.
The firm’s work includes preparing and negotiating agreements pertaining to energy supply and transportation, communications and power network expansion and access, joint venture agreements, easements, and security issues. The firm also assists with tax, environmental, regulatory permitting, reporting and compliance issues.
Chambliss has extensive experience with state and federal statutes and regulations applicable to the electric power, communications, and natural gas industries. Chambliss regularly represents clients in litigation and administrative hearings on utility issues.