Margaret Claybour represents investor-owned utilities, merchant and renewable generators, and independent transmission companies before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). She also represents generation developers, independent power producers, merchant transmission developers, private equity funds and institutional investors in electric assets, and power marketers in transactional and federal regulatory matters involving the energy industry.
Margaret assists clients in developing regulatory strategy and structure transactions, and advises them in ratemaking proceedings and settlement procedures. Margaret helps clients obtain various regulatory approvals, including Section 203 and 204 approvals, exempt wholesale generator and qualifying facility status determinations, and market-based rate authority. She regularly advises clients on compliance with North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) and regional entity reliability standards.
Washington University School of Law
Associate Editor, Washington University Law Quarterly
B.A., cum laude, 1991
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Energy Bar Association
Women's Bar Association of the District of Columbia