Kelly Earls Joins Ice Miller
Indianapolis, March 20, 2012—Ice Miller LLP is pleased to announce that Kelly Earls has joined the Firm as of counsel in its Energy and Utility Group. She focuses her practice primarily on energy and utilities law, advising and representing energy, telecommunications and utility companies before state and federal regulatory agencies in a variety of cases. Her cases range from representing major telecommunications clients in Eligible Telecommunications Carrier (ETC) cases before the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC); representing large utility companies in rate cases before the IURC; compliance audit preparation and much more.
Prior to joining Ice Miller, Earls was an attorney at Baxter, James & Rose, where she gained experience in the courtroom as a litigator. She was also a law clerk for Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator, Inc. (MISO) and the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM). During her time with MISO she researched complex energy regulatory and compliance matters. At IDEM, she researched environmental laws and assisted litigators during trial. Earls is admitted to practice law in Indiana.
Earls received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Indiana University, graduating with honors in 2006. She then earned her Juris Doctorate from Indiana University School of Law-Indianapolis. Earls was an associate editor of the Indiana Health Law Review and was the vice president of the International Human Rights Legal Society.
About Ice Miller LLP
Established in Indianapolis in 1910, Ice Miller represents a full portfolio of private and public companies, government entities and individuals and serves as legal counsel to many of the Midwest's leading businesses, to state and local governments and to companies throughout the country and the world. Ice Miller's clients include Angie's List, Allison Transmission Inc., Indiana University, Citizens Energy Group, Cook Group Incorporated, Indiana Finance Authority, Vera Bradley, ExactTarget, Fifth Third Bancorp, Lucas Oil, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Corp., Big Lots, Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company and Affiliated Companies, Limited Brands and Honey Baked Ham. Ice Miller is committed to helping its clients achieve their legal and business goals. The Firm has offices in Chicago, Cleveland, Columbus, DuPage County, Ill., and Indianapolis. Ice Miller Strategies, an affiliate in Washington, D.C., provides high-level strategic services and government affairs counsel to global corporations, industry associations and non-profit organizations. For additional information, visit www.icemiller.com and www.icemillerstrategies.com.
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