Fulbright Draws Ex-FERC Lawyer From Akin Gump

Law360, New York (April 15, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Gail Watkins has joined Fulbright & Jaworski LLP’s global energy practice as a partner after decades of handling energy deals and regulatory matters and representing both the Railroad Commission of Texas and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

Fulbright announced the hire Wednesday, stressing Watkins' experience in both energy and infrastructure projects, as well as her work with the government. Most recently, Watkins was a partner at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP.

Watkins chose to move on to Fulbright largely because of the firm's position...
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