Dean Cooper gas a general administrative and civil practice with emphasis on public utility law. He has appeared extensively before the Missouri Public Service Commission on behalf of public utilities (electric, natural gas, water, and sewer). He has also appeared before both state and federal courts (trial and appellate level) and many administrative bodies. Dean is a member of the Energy Bar Association and has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America in the field of Energy Law since 2008. He previously was a Judge Advocate with the United States Army.