Melanie J. El Atieh Corporate Faculty (MEBA)
Regulatory Attorney with fifteen years of diverse and transferable experience in fast-paced legal environments. Unique blend of expertise in utility regulation and a broad range of commercial transactions in the natural gas, electricity, and water/wastewater industries. Seasoned in delivering sound and astute legal, business, and ethics counsel to clients across multiple disciplines and in ever-evolving spaces. Hands-on leader and effective communicator with excellent relationship management, analytical, organization, negotiation, time management, decision-making, and problem-solving skills.
Areas of expertise: Regulatory strategy, compliance, and policy development; litigation management; contract drafting and negotiation; acquisitions and project development; commodity purchase-sale and procurement transactions; public utility rates; issue and conflict resolution; compliance and legal training; team leadership; legal research and writing.