Meghan E. Griffiths
Meghan Griffiths is an energy lawyer. Her practice focuses on representing clients in regulatory matters, litigation, and commercial transactions involving the electric power industry. Her clients span all sectors of the industry, including owners of conventional and renewable generation, electric utilities, utility investors, large power users, and retail electric providers.
Meghan represents clients in multiple facets of the power industry. She represents clients in energy disputes and regulatory litigation. She acts as lead counsel in contested cases and administrative appeals involving the Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUCT), other state utility commissions, and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).
Meghan also advises clients on commercial matters related to the electric utility industry, including generation project development and finance, utility infrastructure development, private use networks, mergers and acquisitions involving utility assets, wholesale and retail power supply arrangements, and interconnection agreements. Meghan also counsels her clients on regulatory and wholesale power market issues, including rulemakings and Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), Southwest Power Pool (SPP), and Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO) rules and protocols.
Meghan also has broad administrative law experience, advising clients on open government, open records, and government contracting matters. She has represented clients in enforcement, licensing, contested cases, and rulemakings at a variety of state and federal agencies, including the Texas State Office of Administrative Hearings, the PUCT, the Texas Railroad Commission, the Texas General Land Office, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, the Texas Racing Commission, the Texas Education Agency, the Texas Attorney General’s Office, the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, the Texas Alcohol and Beverage Commission, the Texas Department of Insurance, the Florida Public Service Commission, the Colorado Public Service Commission, the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and the Department of Treasury, Alcohol, Tobacco, Tax and Trade Bureau.
B.A., cum laude, Plan II Honors and Russian Literature, University of Texas at Austin
J.D., cum laude, University of Texas School of Law
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas