Drew Stuyvenberg is an energy regulatory partner in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Drew advises energy and financial industry clients in a variety of regulatory and transactional matters under the jurisdiction of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), the Department of Energy (DOE), state public utility commissions, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration.

Drew has counseled clients in regional transmission organization tariff disputes, worked to secure FERC approval for mergers and acquisitions under Federal Power Act (FPA) section 203, advised on regulatory risks in natural gas and oil pipeline investments, counseled on Natural Gas Act (NGA) regulations and policies, supported electric rate proceedings under the FPA, and assisted clients in receiving natural gas and electric export authorizations. He has also provided nuclear regulatory counsel for mergers, acquisitions, and international trade matters.

Drew regularly provides advice regarding compliance with the FPA, the NGA, the Interstate Commerce Act, the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 2005, the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act, the Atomic Energy Act and agency implementing regulations under each statute.



Recognized in The Legal 500 United States as “Next Generation Lawyer” for Energy Regulation: Electric Power, 2023

Recognized in The Legal 500 United States for Energy Regulation: Oil and Gas, 2023; and Energy Regulation: Conventional Power, 2020 & 2022


Admissions & Qualifications

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland


  • Georgetown University Law CenterJ.D.2014
  • Duke UniversityMaster of Environmental Management2005
  • Marquette UniversityB.S.magna cum laude2002