A rising demand for energy has coincided with decreasing resources, increasing prices, and environmental concerns.  Businesses in the energy sector are presented with  a mix of challenging legal, business and regulatory issues as well as exciting new energy opportunities. Whether they are facing challenges or opportunities, the attorneys in Benesch’s Energy Practice Group provide knowledgeable legal counsel to clients in all phases of the energy sector in the midwest and nationally. 

The Energy Practice Group consists of an integrated, cross-functional team of litigation, corporate, public and private finance, public utility and regulatory, environmental, real estate, public law, intellectual property and construction attorneys, all of whom are experienced in handling energy and environmental related matters before various federal and state courts and administrative agencies.  

Representative clients include public utilities, natural gas transmission, distribution and storage pipeline companies, midstream companies, exploration and drilling companies, energy generation facilities, power marketers, energy equipment manufacturers, alternative energy suppliers, industrial companies, public agencies and private equity firms and development firms.