Norman C. Bay

Partner and Head of the Energy Regulatory and Enforcement Group
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

Norman C. Bay is a partner and Head of the Energy Regulatory and Enforcement Group in Washington. Mr. Bay advises clients on a range of energy market regulation issues, including those relating to policy, rates, terms, and conditions of service, and mergers and acquisitions. He also focuses on enforcement and compliance and infrastructure development in the energy sector. As a past Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), Mr. Bay has significant experience with all aspects of FERC’s jurisdiction over the U.S. wholesale natural gas and electricity markets, as well as energy infrastructure. As a former Director of Enforcement at FERC, he has a deep understanding of FERC’s enforcement jurisdiction and priorities, as well as the new anti-manipulation rules of the Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). Mr. Bay’s white collar defense practice includes handling parallel investigations involving FERC, the CFTC, and DOJ. He can be followed on Twitter at @NormanCBay.