Energy & Natural Resources
Transportation & Energy Safety
The Transportation and Energy Safety practice offers a broad range services:
- Preventative and Strategic Counseling
- Internal Audits
- Preparing for and Responding to Inspections and Investigations
- Due Diligence
- Safety Codes and Standards
- Special Permits, Approvals and Preemption Determinations
- Appellate Review of Agency Action
- Policy Development and Legislation
Our attorneys are trusted partners that help clients resolve day-to-day regulatory interpretive matters, prepare for inspections, defend PHMSA, FRA, FMCSA, NHTSA enforcement proceedings, and seek review of agency actions in the appellate courts. Our group also assists clients in obtaining special permits and approvals, responding to incidents, and dealing with the development and patchwork adoption of safety codes and standards across jurisdictions. Finally, the group provides strategic counseling on legislative and regulatory affairs and transactional matters related to the divestiture and acquisition of energy assets.
Our attorneys are active in leading energy trade organizations and are often called on to speak at association events and contribute thought leadership on safety.
– James Curry
Best Law Firms 2020
Babst Calland Energy practice ranked in 2020 Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms"
by BL Rankings