Firm History

Who we are

Betts & Holt LLP is a partnership engaged in the practice of law with its principal office in Washington, D.C. Betts & Holt LLP was founded in 1996 to provide high quality, high value, client-oriented, cost-effective legal services. Changes in energy markets, laws, and regulations require consumers and public power utilities to adopt innovative strategies to exploit new opportunities to remain competitive. Recognizing this, Betts & Holt LLP is a firm that responds quickly, creatively, and with the appropriate balance of well-refined legal skills and experience, coupled with the market knowledge necessary to advise and to position its clients to meet the challenges of a changing utility industry. The attorneys at Betts & Holt LLP reflect this commitment.

What we do

Betts & Holt LLP represents a broad range of clients engaged in the energy industry. The Firm’s lawyers, all of whom concentrate on electricity and natural gas matters, possess the regulatory, transactional, and market experiences required of today’s energy lawyer. Betts & Holt LLP attorneys appear before federal and state regulatory agencies and courts, including the United States Supreme Court, and before legislative bodies. Its attorneys have been in the forefront of cases that have created new standards for comparable transmission services, opened markets for purchasers of electricity, and substantially reduced the cost of power supply to its clients.