Grant W. Eskelsen handles a broad range of matters for the nuclear industry. He routinely counsels clients on compliance with nuclear-export related matters, including 10 CFR Part 810 and 10 CFR Part 110. He also provides due diligence support for energy transactions and supports clients in claims against the government for its ongoing failure to accept spent fuel from utilities. Grant also assists clients in internal investigations and litigation related to government contracting.
Before joining Morgan Lewis, Grant clerked at the United States Court of Federal Claims. At the Court of Federal Claims, he was responsible for advising three judges on complex civil litigation, including takings cases brought under the Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution, tax refund suits, government contracts under the FAR and other regulations, and bid protests.
Wake Forest University School of Law, 2011, J.D.
Williams College, 2005, B.A.
District of Columbia
U.S. Court of Federal Claims
Clerkships to Judges Mary Ellen Coster Williams, Thomas C. Wheeler, and Margaret M. Sweeney of the US Court of Federal Claims (2011 - 2014)
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Energy, Law360 (2016, 2019)
Recommended, Industry focus: Energy regulation: conventional power, The Legal 500 US (2019)
Member, Law Firm of the Year, Energy/Projects: Power (including Renewables), Chambers USA (2018)
Member, Energy Law Firm of the Year, US News & World Report/Best Lawyers (2015)