Energy Law Expert to Address Climate Change at TU College of Law

Friday, February 27, 2009

Mary Anne Sullivan, a partner at the law firm Hogan and Hartson and a preeminent energy lawyer, will speak at The University of Tulsa College of Law on Wednesday, March 11, 2009. The event, which is free and open to the public, will be at noon in the Price & Turpen Courtroom at John Rogers Hall, 3120 E. 4th St.

The lecture is entitled "Climate Change and the New Face of Energy."

Mary Anne Sullivan has more than 25 years of experience as an energy lawyer, representing clients on energy issues in administrative, regulatory, transactional, and litigation matters in both the private sector and the government. Her current practice focuses primarily on electricity regulatory matters and on both transactional and regulatory matters involving climate change, nuclear and renewable energy, and advanced energy technologies.

In 2001, Sullivan rejoined Hogan & Hartson in Washington D.C. after serving the U.S. Department of Energy from 1994 to 2001. She joined the DOE as deputy general counsel for environment and nuclear programs in 1994 and became general counsel in 1998.

Jimmy Hart