Energy and Natural Resources

We Understand Your Business

The energy and natural resources industries play a significant role in shaping the future of the global economy, and increasingly face the challenges and opportunities presented by transitions to lower-carbon energy sources and increasing demand for renewable energy. Holland & Knight's Energy and Natural Resources Industry Sector Group (ENR ISG) represents a wide array of stakeholders operating in conventional energy markets or on the cutting edge of renewable energy finance, development, regulation and delivery, helping them to meet the opportunities and challenges presented by today's marketplace. Our seasoned team counsels clients through complex state and federal regulatory approvals and energy transactions, enforcement and litigation, and delivers creative solutions to some of the most challenging problems emerging in energy markets today.

The ENR ISG consists of more than 100 experienced attorneys and professionals who work on all facets of transactional, regulatory, legislative and litigation matters related to environmental, energy and natural resources. We represent entities that span the energy and natural resources value chain, including electric and gas utilities and electric cooperatives, power authorities, wholesale power generators, transmission owners and operators, offshore wind developers, renewable energy and energy storage developers and financiers, merchant transmission, retail suppliers, oil and gas operators, field services contractors, marine and pipeline transporters, mining companies, energy traders and energy-intensive industries. This experience extends specifically to many projects throughout Latin America as well as the U.S.

Depth of Experience

Our team of experienced energy attorneys and professionals includes: 

Factory Vectorformer counsel to energy companies, including large investor-owned electric and natural gas utilities and importers of liquified natural gas (LNG)


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two former members of Congress who served on the House Energy and Commerce Committee


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former senior advisor to the White House, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and former general counsel of U.S. Department of Homeland Security


We represent participants in the electric, oil, natural gas, solar, wind and waste-to-energy sectors in all aspects of their business operations. including:

Construction Worker Vectorconstruction & real estate

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cybersecurity and privacy   

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international projects    

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