Michael Gergen, a partner in Latham & Watkins’ Washington, D.C. office, is a member of the Energy Regulatory and Markets Practice as well as the Project Finance Practice. Gergen has extensive experience developing practical applications of economics, finance and regulatory law to assist clients involved in the electric, natural gas and other network industries in the United States and internationally. He represents entities involved in electric generation, transmission and distribution, natural gas transportation, storage and distribution, electric and natural gas marketing and trading, and finance, as well as international governments and financial institutions. Gergen also assists clients regarding federal and state financing support and incentive programs for clean energy technologies, products and services; and has served as an economist for an investor-owned public utility, as well as an economic consultant for a state energy commission.
Gergen has given a variety of speeches on energy regulatory and policy matters. He is a member of the Federal Energy Bar Association and the American Bar Association. He was selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2012 as a recommended attorney in Energy Law. Gergen is an Adjunct Professor of Law and is a member of the Board of Advisors for the Institute for Policy Integrity at the New York University School of Law.