Schneidewind Named "Top Rated Lawyer" for Energy, Environmental, and Natural Resources
Varnum attorney Eric Schneidewind has been named a 2013 "Top Rated Lawyer" for Energy, Environmental and Natural Resources by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell. His selection was based on his AV Preeminent rating, the highest possible by Martindale Hubbell, an information services company for the legal profession.
Schneidewind will be featured in a special section of American Lawyer Media and Corporate Counsel highlighting "Top Rated Lawyers" in Energy, Environmental, and Natural Resources.
Schneidewind focuses his practice on electrical retail wheeling, non-utility electric power marketing, cogeneration projects, waste to energy, utility scale natural gas, coal and wind generating plants. His clients include large government and private development entities and generation hosts whom he assists in the purchase of natural gas, and with environmental permitting as well as the negotiation of fuel, equipment, lease and power purchase agreements relating to electric generation projects.
Schneidewind was chairman of the Michigan Public Service Commission for six years and has served on the boards of Energy Michigan and the Great Lakes Renewable Energy Association. He Currently serves on the National Board of Directors for the AARP.