The energy, telecom and utilities attorneys at Gravel & Shea bring together the talent and expertise of the firm’s real estate, environmental, financing, business, tax and litigation practice groups. Attorneys in the energy group represent clients before state and federal regulatory agencies, including the Vermont Public Utility Commission. Additionally, our attorneys provide government relations, tax, real estate and corporate guidance and assistance for a wide range of clients, from national telecoms to public and private utilities and developers.

Services & Capabilities

We employ a full-service approach and deliver comprehensive project support through the lifecycle of the project, which can include:

  • Representation in regulatory affairs before state agencies and other authorities
  • Permitting for siting of utility infrastructure
  • Assistance with net-meter service agreements and long-term supply contracts
  • Guidance in federal and state tax matters, including tax structures unique to alternative energy projects
  • Assistance with acquisitions, dispositions, leasing and other real estate and environmental matters
  • Business planning, formation, reorganization and financing
  • Representation in energy-related litigation matters