919 Congress Avenue, Suite 1110

Austin TX 78701

Contact this office at:

(713) 362-2554

Office Managing Partner

Balch's expansion into Austin, announced in 2021, marks the firm's second Texas location and 11th office nationwide. The firm has a longstanding history of serving energy, banking and financial services, manufacturing and healthcare clients in the Lone Star State. The office is led by Todd Kimbrough who brings more than 16 years of experience advising energy clients on electricity and natural gas regulations and economic issues associated with energy infrastructure and market design. With years of experience working with energy companies on regulatory and utility issues, Todd has been involved in the approval and development of more than $25 billion in electricity infrastructure improvements. He regularly counsels utilities in rate cases and represents market participants before state utility commissions, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, the Texas Reliability Entity and other North American Electric Reliability Corporation regional entities.