Alan C. Wolf

Senior Partner

New Orleans

Alan Wolf practices in the area of business and finance. He directs the firm’s energy and utilities practice. He has more than 35 years of experience in electric and natural gas utility matters and practices in the areas of administrative law and energy law, including renewable resources.

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Alan Wolf practices in the area of business and finance. He directs the firm’s energy and utilities practice. He has more than 35 years of experience in electric and natural gas utility matters and practices in the areas of administrative law and energy law, including renewable resources.

Prior to joining Phelps Dunbar, Mr. Wolf was Senior Trial Attorney at the Office of General Counsel - Electric Rates Section, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission; and Vice President and General Counsel, Mid Louisiana Gas Company.

Experience

  • All manner of utility contracts, transactions, regulatory filings and related litigation

Insights

Speaking Engagements
  • "Enforcement of FERC Affiliate Rules," Edison Electric Institute (2003)
  • "Conducting Internal Investigations for Public Utilities," Public Utilities Section of the Louisiana State Bar Association (2003)
  • "Louisiana Commissioner of Conservation's Jurisdiction to Fix Intrastate Transportation Rates and Require Intrastate Transportation - Statutory Authorities and Policy Considerations," Louisiana State University Natural Gas Transportation Course, Baton Rouge, Louisiana (1991)
  • "State Regulation of Pipelines, Energy Law Transactions," Matthew Bender (1990)
  • "Fundamentals of FERC Order No. 500," 35th Annual Mineral Law Institute (1988)
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Memberships & Affiliations

  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • Federal Energy Bar Association (Past Director and Former Chair, Natural Gas Rates Committee; past president of the New Orleans Chapter)
  • American Bar Association (Former Chair, Electric Power Committee of the Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental Law Section)
  • Edison Electric Institute (Legal Committee)

Recognition

  • New Orleans Magazine - Top Lawyers: Energy Law
  • Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business 
  • AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • The Best Lawyers in America© - Energy Law, Utilities Law