Stevens & Lee represents a wide range of utilities, generators and consumers in the energy industry. We counsel clients in the development, purchase, sale, distribution and marketing of all forms of energy – electric, coal, oil, natural gas, solar, hydropower and renewables. In addition, our lawyers have significant experience assisting clients with public policy issues that directly affect the industry.

Stevens & Lee provides a complete range of strategic and traditional legal services to industry participants, including:

  • Contract negotiation and creation
  • Tax assessment and recovery proceedings
  • Real estate and construction
  • Environmental due diligence, including liability transfer agreements
  • Water rights procurement
  • Zoning and land use regulation
  • Labor and employment
  • Bankruptcy
  • Procurement

Drawing on our unique platform, Stevens & Lee and its affiliates offer a unique body of expertise to the energy industry. Our team of professionals includes a former in-house counsel to a large energy company, a former general counsel to a privately held waste management company with substantial experience in waste-to-energy projects, a former Chair of the Pennsylvania Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee and a licensed professional geologist. Through our industry-focused platform approach, we offer a wide range of professional services to the energy industry, including advocating on behalf of publicly traded energy companies in the Commonwealth.