Energy And Regulatory Lawyers In Salt Lake City
James Dodge Russell & Stephens has extensive experience and expertise in a wide variety of energy, telecommunications, regulatory, and utility matters. The firm represents many of the largest consumers of electricity and natural gas in Utah as well as telecommunications providers throughout the State.
Gary Dodge and Phillip Russell lead the firm’s energy and utility practice. They represent a broad spectrum of energy clients, including industrial and commercial energy users, municipal and cooperative utilities, renewable energy developers, and customers interested in green energy tariffs. Their representation of energy clients includes representation in regulatory proceedings before public service commissions regarding matters affecting utility rates and tariffs, as well as contract negotiations for power and natural gas purchase and sale agreements and green tariff arrangements, and utility and business litigation.
Phillip Russell leads the firm’s telecommunications practice. He represents ILECs, CLECs, and ETCs utilizing various telecommunications technology and infrastructure both in general litigation matters and before the Public Service Commission of Utah regarding applications for certificates of public convenience and necessity, designation as an eligible telecommunications carrier, and competitive entry.