Catherine G. "Kate" Vasudevan guides public utilities and energy companies through regulatory proceedings before public utility commissions and in transactional matters. On the regulatory side, she helps clients with competitive procurement design, energy efficiency and demand response programs, renewable energy portfolio standard compliance, and advanced metering programs. She focuses on renewable energy in her transactional practice, including the negotiation of power purchase agreements. Before law school, Kate was a policy analyst at the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Kate was a litigation associate for a large law firm, where her practice focused on environmental and administrative law. In law school, she clerked for the US Department of Justice (DOJ) and the EPA.
Bowdoin College, 2002, A.B., Magna Cum Laude
University of Wisconsin Law School, 2006, J.D., Magna Cum Laude
U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota
Clerkship to the US Department of Justice
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Law Firm of the Year, Energy/Projects: Power (including Renewables), Chambers USA (2018)
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Energy, Law360 (2016, 2019)
Member, Energy Law Firm of the Year, US News & World Report/Best Lawyers (2015)