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Overview

Sylvia is a corporate associate who counsels a variety of clients in the energy industry. Her practice features both regulatory and transactional specialties.

She represents independent transmission companies, electric power generation developers, vertically integrated utilities, and commercial and industrial customers in matters involving the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and state utility commissions. Sylvia also works with a team of attorneys to draft and negotiate purchase and sale agreements, power purchase agreements, marketing agreements and interconnection agreements.

Before joining Husch Blackwell, Sylvia served as an intern at the Vermont Public Service Department and with General Counsel of Vermont Energy Investment Corp. In law school, Sylvia received the Rubin Fellowship for her work on behalf of clients who are disadvantaged and traditionally underrepresented.


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Education

  • J.D., Vermont Law School
    • cum laude
      • Vermont Law Review, Editor
      • Business Law Certificate 
      • Energy Law Certificate
  • B.A., Creighton University
    • Political Science
    • cum laude

Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Vermont
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court, District of Columbia

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Energy Bar Association
  • Vermont Law School Alumni Association, Board of Directors
  • Women’s Council on Energy and the Environment
Thought Leadership