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Thompson & Knight has represented a wide range of clients in matters before the Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUCT) for more than 40 years. Our attorneys specialize in electric utility ratemaking and regulation, competitive energy markets, and utility mergers and acquisitions.

Overview

Thompson & Knight has represented a wide range of clients in matters before the Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUCT) for more than 40 years. Our attorneys specialize in electric utility ratemaking and regulation, competitive energy markets, and utility mergers and acquisitions. Thompson & Knight has key relationship with agency contacts and industry participants that enable us to provide unparalleled service to clients.

Thompson & Knight has a “strong record in contesting matters for a range of regional and international companies before entities such as the PUCT, the RRC, and ERCOT.” – Chambers USA 2019

Our attorneys played a key role in the creation of the deregulated electric power industry in Texas. We have participated in virtually every major rulemaking proceeding at the PUC in the past 40 years. We have deep knowledge of PUC regulations and have assisted private and public entities in developing power supply arrangements, creating aggregate buying groups, and developing cogeneration projects within the state’s regulated and deregulated market systems.