Taft Expands Energy Group With Barnes & Thornburg

Taft Expands Energy Group With Barnes & Thornburg

Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP has bolstered its energy group by welcoming two seasoned partners from Barnes & Thornburg LLP. Teresa Morton Nyhart and Jeffrey Peabody joined Taft’s Indianapolis office as partners in the energy group on June 10, according to a firm spokesperson.

“We are thrilled to welcome Terry and Jeff to Taft,” Elizabeth Brama, chair of Taft’s energy practice group, said in a statement. “They are excellent, well-established lawyers who will complement and enhance our extensive capabilities to serve the energy and utility sectors in the Midwest and beyond.”

Nyhart and Peabody, both veterans of Barnes & Thornburg, were drawn to Taft’s expansive energy group and its resources in regulatory areas like renewable energy transactions, environmental compliance, and litigation.

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With 36 years of experience, Nyhart brings a wealth of knowledge to Taft’s energy and utility practices. Her expertise includes state regulatory, litigation, transactional, legislative, and appellate matters. She also works with public utility regulation, energy policy, renewable energy, and environmental compliance.