McDermott Will & Emery LLP
Julie H. McConnell has successfully represented clients in litigation, enforcement and compliance matters in federal and state courts and before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). Her experience includes complex energy and environmental cases involving the Federal Power Act, the Interstate Commerce Act and the Clean Air Act, as well as disputes involving the Civil Rights Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act, public accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act and state accessibility laws, tort claims and contract claims.
In addition to her litigation practice, Julie represents energy companies in regulatory matters before the FERC and advises them on power purchase agreements, renewable energy credit agreements and energy trading agreements. Julie also has an active pro bono practice representing individuals who are seeking asylum and other immigration-related benefits in the United States.
While in law school, Julie was the managing editor of the American University Law Review.