Ammaar Joya is an energy regulatory associate in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP.  Ammaar has significant experience with the Natural Gas Act (NGA) and associated Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) regulations and policies regarding interstate natural gas pipeline cost-of-service ratemaking and certificate matters.


Memberships & Affiliations

Energy Bar Association

  • Chair, Energy Bar Association Natural Gas Committee, 2019–2020
  • Vice Chair, Energy Bar Association Natural Gas Committee, 2018–2019
  • Member, Energy Bar Association FERC Practice Committee, 2016–Present


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Admitted only in Texas and practice is supervised by principals of the Firm


  • English
  • Urdu
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi


  • University of Houston Law CenterJ.D.2016
  • University of HoustonB.S., Political Science2013