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Regina advises a wide range of clients and market participants in the Energy & Natural Resources sector including natural gas companies, local distribution companies, and electric utilities on a variety of matters related to energy administrative and regulatory law.  Her previous experience working for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) gives her a unique ability to communicate between business owners, regulators and engineers.  She understands business objectives and translates that knowledge into results for her clients.


  • Dartmouth College, 1987, A.B.
  • Georgetown University Law Center, 1990, J.D.

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. District Court - District of Maryland

  • American Association of Blacks in Energy
  • American Bar Association (Section of Public Utility, Communications and Transportation Law)
  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • Energy Bar Association (Board of Directors, 2008-2011)
  • Foundation of the Energy Law Journal (President, 2007-2008)
  • Maryland State Bar Association
  • National Bar Association (Energy, Environmental, and Utilities Law Section; Administrative Law Section)
  • Women’s Council on Energy and the Environment
  • Women’s Energy Network

Awards & Recognition

  • Selected to the Washington, D.C., Super Lawyers list for Energy & Natural Resources, 2007-2008, 2010, 2013-2020
  • Ranked in Chambers USA for Nationwide Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation), 2020