utilities, energy & communication
Significant experience before the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is a primary strength of HMS' regulatory practice.
Representation in compliance and enforcement, litigation and investigation by state and federal environmental agencies is a large segment of HMS'' regulatory practice, with a particular emphasis on water and waste water matters.
regulation & licensing
HMS' administrative agency practice brings us before a variety of state and federal administrative agencies, where we assist clients in meeting specific business goals.
HMS acts as solicitor and special counsel to a variety of municipalities and authorities on issues ranging from procurement to environmental law.
HMS' diverse appellate practice includes frequent appearances in the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania's appellate and original jurisdiction, where challenges to regulatory actions typically are litigated.