Brian D. O'Neill

Partner

202.298.1983

bdo@vnf.com

Assistant

1050 Thomas Jefferson Street NW
Seventh Floor
Washington, DC 20007
  • Represented a major natural gas pipeline in the preparation of a complicated series of facility abandonment applications at the FERC.
  • Advised a natural gas pipeline client in obtaining FERC approval for the abandonment of facilities and their conversion to oil pipeline service.
  • Prepared precedent agreements and related transportation service agreements for a pipeline client seeking to build new pipeline expansion facilities.
  • Represented an LNG client in obtaining regulatory approval from FERC for proposed new facility expansions.
  • Represented a natural gas client in successfully resolving an FERC enforcement matter.
  • Prepared a rate case filing for a natural gas pipeline client and successfully obtained approval from FERC for transportation rate increase.
  • Advised an oil pipeline client regarding some unique FERC rate and tariff matters.

Publications

Aliso Canyon Storage Leak

ABA's Infrastructure Periodical, Vol. 55 Issue 4
08/01/2016

AGA FERC Manual: A Guide for Local Distribution Companies (2015-2016)

Contributing Author
American Gas Association, 2015-2016 Edition
06/01/2015

US LNG in the Global Marketplace

ABA's Public Utility, Communications and Transportation Law Newsletter, Vol. 53 Issue 4 pp. 3
07/01/2014

Gas Law Chapter

ABA's Recent Developments in Public Utility, Communications and Transportation Industries 2014, Peter V. Lacouture, Editor, pp. 287
01/01/2014

AGA FERC Manual: A Guide for Local Distribution Companies (2013)

Contributing Author
American Gas Association, 2013 Edition
06/01/2013

AGA FERC Manual: A Guide for Local Distribution Companies (2010)

Contributing Author
American Gas Association, 2010 Edition
06/01/2010

Presentations

Webinar: Shale Gas—Infrastructure, Impacts and Issues

Moderator
American Bar Association
04/29/2014