Balch & Bingham is pleased to announce that our friend and former colleague, Willie L. Phillips, has been appointed to serve as a commissioner on the Public Service Commission for the District of Columbia. Mr. Phillips most recently served as the assistant general counsel of the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC). Earlier in his career, he was a member of the Energy section of Balch and Bingham’s Birmingham and Atlanta offices, where he advised clients on state and federal electric regulatory issues. We extend our warmest congratulations on this latest recognition of Mr. Phillips’s ability, skill and expertise, and look forward to his public service to the citizens of the District of Columbia.
A copy of the NERC press release on Mr. Phillip’s appointment is available by clicking here.