Regulated Industries

Moss & Barnett’s regulated industries team serves clients active in the energy and public utility sectors. Our attorneys have built productive relationships with regulatory authorities, and we stay current with developing regulatory measures and initiatives.  

As long-term practitioners in the energy and public utility fields, several Moss & Barnett attorneys have helped shape state and federal laws and statutes on behalf of clients.

Our experience is vast and covers every aspect of utility regulation and deregulation, including:

  • Electric and gas rate cases
  • Certificate of need proceedings
  • Rights-of-way negotiations and proceedings
  • Transmission line routing proceedings
  • Resource planning
  • Independent system operators (ISOs)
  • Regional transmission organizations (RTOs)

Moss & Barnett attorneys have successfully represented utility clients in numerous regulatory proceedings before public utilities commissions in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Iowa, and Montana.We have also successfully represented utility clients in state, district, and appellate court proceedings, as well as in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit.