Charles Read

Latham & Watkins LLP

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Latham & Watkins LLP


Charles Read is an energy and public utilities lawyer who handles matters for electric power, natural gas, pipeline and telecommunications companies before the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), other state public utilities and public service commissions, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), and in state and federal courts.

In addition to representing regulated companies, Mr. Read advises investors, lenders, suppliers and large customers in these sectors. Mr. Read is actively involved in the technological transformation that is changing the regulatory landscape through distributed generation, new requirements for risk assessment and mitigation, electric transmission expansion, smart meter capabilities, enhanced reliability standards, and compliance with renewable generation requirements.



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