Our team is dedicated to providing comprehensive legal solutions tailored to the unique challenges of the water and sewer industries. With a deep understanding of the vital role these utilities play in our communities, we offer a range of services to ensure their smooth operation and continued growth.

Mergers and Acquisitions – With in-depth knowledge of the water and wastewater utility regulatory landscape and extensive experience with mergers and acquisitions across multiple industries, our team is uniquely poised to guide water and sewer sector clients through the M&A process.

Rate Cases – Navigating the complex landscape of rate cases is crucial for balancing fair rates with operational sustainability. Our attorneys have extensively assisted water utilities in rate case proceedings, ensuring our clients can continue to provide reliable services while adhering to regulatory standards.

Consumer Complaint Resolution – Handling complaints effectively maintains public trust. Our legal team assists in addressing and resolving complaint cases, minimizing disruptions to clients’ operations and safeguarding their reputation. On behalf of our water and wastewater clients, we have successfully resolved hundreds of complicated disputes related to a wide range of issues including water quality, rates and affordability, property damage claims, territory expansion, universal service and infrastructure replacement. 

Public Affairs and Strategic Communications – Our professionals provide a full suite of strategic corporate and crisis communications services. With extensive backgrounds in legislative leadership, our team works with public and private companies, non-profits, advocacy groups, chambers of commerce and trade associations to build campaigns around policies and issues that are imperative to advancing our clients’ interests.

Easements and Rights of Way – Securing and maintaining easements and rights of way is a vital part of providing reliable utility service. Our attorneys are adept at negotiating and drafting agreements that grant the necessary access while protecting the utility’s interests.

Rulemakings and Policy Proceedings – Participating in rulemakings and policy proceedings is pivotal for shaping favorable regulations. Our team offers strategic counsel to advocate for policies that align with our clients’ objectives.