Patrick Daugherty

Of Counsel

202.298.1810

pod@vnf.com

Assistant

1050 Thomas Jefferson Street NW
Seventh Floor
Washington, DC 20007
  • Assisting clients in responding to government inquiries from agencies like FERC and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).
  • Defending several interstate natural gas pipelines contesting liability for alleged environmental damage in federal court.
  • Defending a client in a civil enforcement action brought by a state attorney general.
  • Assisting a power marketer in conducting an internal audit to ensure compliance with FERC rules and regulations, including the prohibition on market manipulation.
  • Assisting a small firm with implementation of its first FERC compliance program.
  • Representing a municipal utility in state court litigation related to interpretation of a power sales contract, culminating in a three week bench trial.
  • Conducting an annual compliance audit of an interstate natural gas pipeline and its affiliated companies.
  • Assisting a client facing suit in tribal court related to tribal business enterprises.