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Richard Aaron

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Dykema

Michigan, USA
    Local Time: Wednesday 12:06

Practice Expertise

  • Appellate
  • Energy Lending Transactions
  • Energy Regulatory
  • Administrative Law & Regulation

Areas of Practice

  • Administrative Law & Regulation
  • Appellate
  • Energy Lending Transactions
  • Energy Regulatory
  • Appellate and Complex Motion Practice
  • Government Reorganization and Restructuring
  • Privacy and Data Security
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Profile

Rick Aaron is a Member in the Energy Industry Group with a focus on traditional utilities, nuclear, coal and natural gas-fired power production, bio-mass plant operations, independent power production, renewable energy, cogeneration, natural gas pipelines, transportation, storage and distribution, oil and gas development and production and end user issues.  Mr. Aaron has appeared before regulatory agencies, state and federal courts, as well as negotiating energy contracts and general business matters.

Bar Admissions

Michigan, 1983

Education
Thomas M. Cooley Law School, J.D., summa cum laude, 1983 Olivet College, B.A., magna cum laude, 1979

Areas of Practice

  • Administrative Law & Regulation
  • Appellate
  • Energy Lending Transactions
  • Energy Regulatory
  • Appellate and Complex Motion Practice
  • Government Reorganization and Restructuring
  • Privacy and Data Security

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments
Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® for Administrative/Regulatory Law and Energy Law, 2007-2014. Copyright 2013 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC
Named Lawyer of the Year, Energy Law, Lansing, Michigan by The Best Lawyers in America®, 2014
Recipient of an AV® Preeminent™ Rating by Martindale-Hubbell
Recognized in Michigan Super Lawyers® 2008-2009, 2011-2014
Man of the Year, Boys and Girls Club of Lansing, 1990


Professional Associations
    State Bar of MichiganIngham County Bar Association
Seminars
Understanding Easements, Rights of Way and Utility Easements, Lansing, Michigan
July 2010

The New Cable Rate Regulation: Cable Act of 1992, Michigan Municipal League
April 1993

Articles

Additional Articles"Glidepath to Compliance: Managing the Regulatory Risk/Reform Trajectory in Educational Facility Enterprises"
January/February, 2008
APPA Facilities Manager, Vol 24, No. 1

"The Effect of Section 366 of the US Bankruptcy Code on Relations Between Public Utilities and Customers In Bankruptcy"
1983
Cooley Law Review, Vol 1, No. 3, 1983

Blogs

Cannabis Law Blog

The cannabis industry presents unprecedented opportunities for businesses and entrepreneurs. Yet, entities looking to engage in this emerging industry face daunting levels of legal complexity and uncertainty. Moreover, state and local governments are constantly tasked with regulating an ever-evolving industry. Dykema's Cannabis Law Blog discusses important cannabis-related legal developments, reviews the practical implications of those developments, and provides valuable insight for anyone inter

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