The committee focuses on emerging legal issues that affect the alternative and renewable energy industry.
Partner Archie Fallon was recently named Chair of the Renewables Practice Committee of the Institute for Energy Law. The committee provides a forum to identify, discuss and provide resources and education to IEL members on emerging legal issues that affect the alternative and renewable energy industry.
The Institute for Energy Law, a division of the Center for American and International Law (CAIL), was founded in 1959 with a mission to provide educational and professional opportunities for lawyers and other professionals in the energy industry through educational courses, conferences, scholarly publications and membership activities. The IEL includes many of the leading energy companies and attorneys among its international membership. The CAIL is a nonprofit institution dedicated to improving the quality of justice through the education of lawyers and law enforcement officials in the United States and throughout the world.
Mr. Fallon is a partner in the Corporate & Financial Services Department in the firm’s Houston office. His focus includes representing private equity funds and corporate clients in strategic transactions primarily in the energy, infrastructure and technology sectors. He is actively involved in energy industry organizations and also serves on the advisory boards for IEL, the Greater Houston Partnership and the Renewable Energy Alliance Houston (REAL Houston).