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Wright & Talisman Ranked Among America’s Leading Law Firms by Chambers USA 2024

Wright & Talisman, P.C. continues to be ranked as one of America’s leading law firms in the area of energy law by Chambers USA.  The firm is ranked nationally in the areas of Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation) and Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation).

Chambers recognizes Wright & Talisman for “housing a deep level of expertise.”  Its attorneys’ understanding of the energy landscape, reflecting their extensive knowledge of both the industry and the law, has solidified Wright & Talisman’s reputation for “offering a combination of its individuals having an excellent working knowledge of federal regulatory matters and providing timely and excellent advice.”  Clients commend the firm for having “lawyers at every experience level, allowing them to adequately staff matters while managing costs.”

Chambers continues to praise Wright & Talisman and its attorneys, for the twenty-first consecutive year, ranking five attorneys for their outstanding service and expertise:

  • Ryan J. Collins – Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation) – Nationwide
    • Ryan’s clients regard him as “very knowledgeable of FERC law and a great strategic thinker.” He continues to impress clients for being “extremely responsive and clear in his advice” as he handles various rate cases before FERC. They also note that he “has all of the attributes you look for in outside counsel: expertise, creativity, efficiency and responsiveness.”
  • Joseph S. Koury – Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation) – Nationwide
    • Joe continues to impress his clients as an “excellent strategist on FERC matters” with more than forty years of experience representing his energy clients. He is a seasoned expert on oil and gas regulatory matters who is praised for his “depth of knowledge and years of experience.” Clients also commend him for having a “very good sense of the judges and the other parties in litigation” that allows him to bring a broad perspective to matters.
  • Wendy N. Reed – Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation) – Nationwide
    • Wendy’s experience spanning over thirty years is described as being “committed to meeting her client’s needs” and offering “creative solutions.” Clients praise Wendy on her “level of expertise, client focus, responsiveness, dedication and brilliance” in handling a wide array of regulatory issues. They also emphasize that “Wendy is top-notch. You cannot place a value on her experience.”
  • Andrew T. Swers – Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation) – Nationwide
    • Clients describe Andy as a “very smart and sharp” lawyer who is “very good at establishing rapport” in his handling of numerous oil and gas pipeline proceedings and rate cases.  Commending his level of “competence and understanding of technical and legal issues” and his being “enjoyable to work with,” clients remark that “[h]e is cool under pressure.”
  • Wendy B. Warren – Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation) – Nationwide
    • With almost thirty years’ experience representing a diverse range of energy clients, Wendy is recognized for being a “really thoughtful advisor.” Clients value her extensive background in the regulation of electric utilities, noting that “Wendy is very knowledgeable of FERC law and judicial precedent.”

Chambers and Partners is an independent, objective group that identifies and assesses the world’s leading lawyers.  Their staff of researchers conducts interviews with lawyers and clients worldwide and ranks lawyers based on their reputations and the criteria most valued by clients.

Wright & Talisman’s Chambers profile is available here.  For more information, please contact our Marketing Coordinator, Alexandria Gilner (