Jennings Strouss & Salmon Expands in Washington, D.C., Moves Offices to Accommodate Expected Growth

1.5.10

Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C., a leading Arizona-based law firm focused on a variety of practices for corporate clients, is pleased to announce the firm has a new address in Washington, D.C. Effective January 1, 2010, the Washington, D.C. branch of Jennings Strouss is located at 1350 I Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20005-3305. The new office space coincides with plans to expand the firm's energy practice group.

"The opportunity to move to a new space in D.C. is integral to meeting the needs of our growing client base as well as expanding the firm's presence in the energy industry," said Alan Robbins, Member of the firm's D.C. energy group. "We recognize the importance of expanding our presence in the energy and renewable energy markets and were fortunate to find attractive space that will allow our practice to continue to grow and flourish."

About the Energy Industry Group of Jennings, Strouss & Salmon

Jennings Strouss' Washington, D.C. office is the hub for the firm's talented energy and utility lawyers. They bring more than 100 years of combined experience in energy industries to various large-scale electric power and natural gas clients across the nation. This includes experience in the dynamic field of renewable energy.

Jennings Strouss has a rich history of representing the business needs of electric, hydroelectric, natural gas, water, telecommunication utilities, and large end-users of electric power and natural gas. The firm provides a rare combination of a Washington D.C.-based energy practice, focused industry expertise, broad experience in state and local regulatory and legislative issues, and the capability to handle the business needs of its energy and utility clients. Among its non-utility energy clients, Jennings Strouss currently represents one of the largest U.S. manufacturers of natural gas distribution pipe couplings before FERC, the U.S. Department of Transportation and state commissions. The firm is also active in the district heating and cooling industry, acting as general counsel to its nearly 1,000 member international trade association.

"Jennings Strouss is very excited for the opportunity to expand the Washington D.C. office and the energy practice which is based there," said Scott Rhodes, Jennings Strouss' Managing Partner. "We are very much looking forward to the continued growth of our energy practice and this move facilitates that growth."

About Jennings, Strouss & Salmon

Jennings Strouss is one of the Southwest's leading law firms, providing legal counsel for more than 65 years through its offices in Phoenix and Peoria, Arizona, Washington, D.C., and Las Vegas, Nevada. The firm's primary industries of practice include energy, health care, real estate, and technology. For additional information please visit www.jsslaw.com or call 602.495.2704.