Anna Aguilera's practice focuses on federal regulatory law as it pertains to the energy industry, and particularly to electric power, and on the regulatory implications of commercial transactions and investments in power infrastructure. Prior to joining Van Ness Feldman, Anna was an associate at an energy-focused international law firm. Before her law firm career, Anna was an Attorney-Advisor in the Energy Markets section of the Office of the General Counsel at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). At FERC, Anna drafted orders and provided counsel regarding independent system operators, energy generators, transmission infrastructure project developers, and other energy companies on electric rates, tariffs, and transmission planning, with a focus on Western energy markets.
Vermont Law School
Barnard College, Columbia University
Energy Bar Association
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Attorney-Advisor, Office of the General Counsel, Energy Markets Section, 2010-2012
U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs
Intern, Front Office and Office of Ocean and Polar Affairs, 2008