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Education
  • The George Washington University Law School
    LL.M., Government Contracts, 2003
  • Cumberland School of Law
    J.D., 1997
  • McNeese State University
    B.A., 1994
Bar Admissions
  • Alabama, 1997
  • District of Columbia, 2002
About Peter
Q&A
  • What is the focus of your legal practice?

    Nuclear regulatory compliance and new nuclear development

  • What types of new nuclear projects?

    We have been primary project counsel to Southern Nuclear Operating Company in the development of the Plant Vogtle Units 3 and 4. In addition to this project, we have represented utility clients with the development and commercialization of potential projects, including light water reactor, small modular reactor, and advanced reactor technologies.

MORE ABOUT Peter
  • Representation of owners with regard to the development of new nuclear generating facilities, including licensing matters and drafting and negotiation of related engineering, procurement and construction agreements, operating agreements, and project development agreements.
  • Representation of developer of new nuclear power plant in connection with its applications for federal incentives under the Department of Energy’s Loan Guarantee and Standby Support programs.
  • Representation of purchasers in two unit nuclear generating facility, including counsel during due diligence process, advice concerning transaction structure, and preparation of license transfer application.
  • Representation of bidder on nuclear facility in due diligence process, license transfer issues, and transaction structure.
  • Representation of purchasers and sellers in various purchase power agreements for capacity and energy from fossil and nuclear generating units.
    Education
    • The George Washington University Law School, LL.M., Government Contracts, 2003
    • Cumberland School of Law, J.D., 1997
    • McNeese State University, B.A., 1994
    Bar Admissions
    • Alabama, 1997
    • District of Columbia, 2002
    Professional Affiliations
    • American Bar Association, Public Utilities Section and Public Contracts Law Section
    • Alabama State Bar
    • Energy Bar Association
    Awards & Accolades
    • The Best Lawyers in America
    • Chambers USA, Nationwide: Nuclear (Regulatory & Litigation)