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June 15, 2017

Mark Wiranowski Presenting Course on Renewable Energy Project Development

Mark Wiranowski is presenting a course entitled "Renewable Energy Project Development: Contracting for Success." Two dates are offered for the course, both June 15, 2017 in Cleveland, Ohio and July 12, 2017 in Portland, Oregon. The course will examine issues relevant to developing and financing a renewable energy project that ultimately need to be solved via contracting arrangements and is designed for various industry players, including attorneys, developers, and financiers.
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April 25, 2017

Kelly Donohue Selected to Lawline's Top 20 Women Faculty for 2016

Kelly Donohue has been selected as one of Lawline’s Top 20 Women Faculty for 2016. Lawline based its list on the top women faculty who, through their powerful CLE programs, influenced and inspired thousands of attorneys across the country. Kelly was applauded on “her pace, voice, tone and the good overview of the topic” that “make her one of the best lecturers” on Lawline. Her course on trademarks was described as a “wonderful delivery of good content.”
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April 21, 2017

Tony Clark and Ray Gifford Present on Wholesale Electric Markets at Federalist Society Event

Tony Clark and Ray Gifford were featured in a Federalist Society event on wholesale electric markets and state policies. The complete presentation is available online.
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April 11,2017

Enforcement Newsletter - April 11, 2017

David H. Solomon
This edition summarizes notable FCC-related enforcement matters under new Chairman Ajit Pai.  Questions or comments may be addressed to David H. Solomon at 202-383-3369 or  
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April 10, 2017

Former FERC Advisor Robin Lunt Joins Wilkinson Barker Knauer As Of Counsel

Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP is pleased to announce that Robin Lunt is joining the Firm as Of Counsel. Robin brings extensive policy and regulatory experience, having served in roles for both the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). Ms. Lunt will focus primarily on advising clients in the Firm’s energy practice.
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March 29, 2017

Chuck Keller Named WBK's 2017 Idealist of the Year

Chuck Keller will be recognized at this year's City Year Washington DC Idealism in Action Gala. The event is an opportunity for companies to recognize an extraordinary community-minded employee as an Idealist of the Year.
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March 28, 2017

WBK Attorneys Melissa Turcios and Russ Hanser Win Pro Bono Case

Wilkinson Barker Knauer is pleased to announce that Melissa Turcios and Russ Hanser's pro bono client was awarded the relief they sought for him. The pro bono client was a Salvadoran national who had been detained by ICE. The client was released after relief was granted. The pro bono case was a major team effort. Team members included attorneys Melissa Turcios, Russ Hanser, and Ethan Jeans, as well as paralegal and administrative staff members Tracey Taylor, Marc Knox, Ayanna Lewis, and Blake Zanardi.
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March 27, 2017

Patrick Halley on NG911 Panel at IWCE 2017

WBK's Patrick Halley is on a NG911 panel at the International Wireless Communications Expo March 27th in Las Vegas, Nevada. The panel will discuss what Next-Generation 911 is, what it entails, and what governance considerations an agency should consider when deploying NG911.
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March 24, 2017

Managing Partner Bryan Tramont Named to Legal 500 Hall of Fame List

Congratulations to WBK Managing Partner Bryan Tramont for being named to The Legal 500 Hall of Fame! Bryan was named in the Media, technology and telecoms field. The Legal 500 Hall of Fame highlights individuals who “have received constant praise by their clients for continued excellence.” It is a new award this year for those select partners who have been recognized by The Legal 500 as an elite leading lawyer for six consecutive years. Fewer than 500 partners have made the list.
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March 22, 2017

Three WBK Denver Attorneys Named to Colorado 2017 Super Lawyers List

We are pleased to announce that three of our Denver attorneys have been named to the Colorado 2017 Super Lawyers® list. Ray Gifford was listed for the third year in a row. Matt Larson and Mark Wiranowski were added to the list this year as Colorado Rising Stars. Super Lawyers® uses peer nominations and independent research, reviewed by a highly credentialed panel of attorneys, to select attorneys for inclusion on its annual list.
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