• SPIEGEL & MCDIARMID LLP

1875 Eye Street, NW

Suite 700

Washington, DC  20006

202.879.4000

 

Spiegel & McDiarmid LLP currently serves more than 500 clients throughout the United States and represents the public-sector side of the energy, telecommunications, and aviation industries.  We fight to promote consumer interests against resource-rich opponents, and are known for our extensive knowledge of the issues and our creativity in forging innovative solutions.

  • “2017 Top Ranked Law Firms” by Martindale-Hubbell®.
  • 2018 Chambers & Partners USA and 2017 Chambers Global recognize Spiegel as a leading law firm in the area of “Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation).”
  • 2018 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars recognizes Spiegel attorneys.
  • ABA names Spiegel as among 2015 Top 10 Regional Law Firms in Energy, Environmental and Resources Law.

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News

Sept. 27, 2018

New York Prevails in Defense of Zero-Emission Credits.

August 20, 2018

Spiegel & McDiarmid Attorneys Represent the National Hispanic Media Coalition in Challenging the FCC’s Net Neutrality Repeal.

August 8, 2018

Scholars Argue Defamation Suit Should Proceed.

June 1, 2018

Federal Appeals Court Upholds FERC Order Requiring Equitable Treatment of Mississippi Ratepayers.

May 24, 2018

Port of Portland Prevails in Dispute over Payment of PDX’s Utility Bills.

Resources

October 9, 2018

“Putting the  ‘Profit’ in ‘For Profit’: FERC Regulation of Return on Equity,” by David Pomper, American Public Power Association’s 2018 Legal & Regulatory Conference (Oct. 9, 2018).

August 28, 2018

“Telecom Update 2018,” by Tim Lay, National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors Annual Conference (Aug. 28, 2018).

June 19, 2018

“Decarbonization 2.0: In an Era of Conflicting Jurisdictional Claims, What Stays, What Retires, Who Pays, and Who Decides?,” by Lisa Dowden, Jessica Bell and Jeff Bayne, American Public Power Association’s 2018 Annual Conference (June 19, 2018).

May 2018

Client Alert: FERC Seeks Comments on Hydropower Recreation Rule and Draft Water Conveyance Engineering Guidelines (May 24, 2018).

May 2018

“The Same Numbers, Constantly in a State of Flux”—Transmission Return on Equity, by David Pomper, Energy Bar Association’s 2018 Annual Meeting and Conference (May 7, 2018).