Kevin Sweeney joined the partnership in November 1991. Kevin has 35 years of experience in matters concerning regulation of the natural gas industry by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and the Department of Energy (DOE). He regularly advises clients regarding FERC regulation of interstate pipeline infrastructure, rates, and services, transactions and compliance matters. Kevin appears frequently before the FERC in a variety of proceedings, including litigation and ADR, as well as related court appeals. Kevin also counsels and represents liquefied natural gas (LNG) project developers, as well as LNG and natural gas importers and exporters with respect to infrastructure, transactions, rates, services, compliance and environmental regulation by both the FERC and DOE. His practice also involves counseling and representing clients in rulemaking proceedings, including the FERC’s rulemakings implementing the unbundling of pipeline services and developing policies regarding pipeline services and capacity allocation.
Kevin is a member of the American Bar Association, Section on Public Utility, Communications and Transportation Law. He is also an active member of the Energy Bar Association.
Kevin received his B.A. from the College of William and Mary and his J.D. from The George Washington University Law School. He is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and before the U.S. Supreme Court.