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Husch Blackwell Named Legal Education Provider of Black & Veatch's IgniteX Accelerator Program



February 26, 2024
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National law firm Husch Blackwell is pleased to announce it has been selected as the legal education provider of Black & Veatch’s IgniteX Accelerator program.

IgniteX is a Department of Energy EPIC Prize-recognized, 12-week cohort program designed to empower start-ups offering scalable critical human infrastructure solutions. Program participants work with Black & Veatch to develop, pilot and market their new technology. Benefits of the program include mentorship, access to Black & Veatch’s vast industry network, product testing opportunities, pitch development coaching, and investor introductions, among others.

“Black & Veatch is focused on innovation, and the IgniteX program works to develop sustainable environmental solutions that slow the effects of global warming,” said John Moore, Husch Blackwell partner. “Our firm is thrilled to provide legal education to the program’s participants.”

As the legal education provider, Husch Blackwell will provide multiple in-person sessions to participants in the IgniteX program, as well as individual sessions on certain topics. Husch Blackwell will also conduct ongoing legal education for past participants in the program.


John D. Moore