Jerald Hess' practice includes representing clients in federal and state courts, before federal and state regulatory agencies and in arbitration proceedings.

Much of Jerald's practice involves representing regulated entities in rate cases before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and in proceedings before state utility commissions. He also advises clients in energy project development, finance and transactional issues.

In addition to his regulatory and litigation practice, Jerald has assisted national and international clients in internal and government investigations on matters ranging from regulatory compliance to criminal investigations. He also advises clients on compliance, risk management and litigation avoidance associated with the energy, healthcare and financial industries.