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Florida State University


Fall 2014 Environmental Forum

"Florida Renewable Energy" 
Presented by the Florida State University College of Law and the Environmental and Land Use Law Section of the Florida Bar

A distinguished panel of speakers discuss the availability of renewable energy resources in Florida and state laws and policies that address renewable energy development.


Patrick Sheehan
Executive Director of the Florida Office of Energy 
Previously managed the Legislative Affairs Program at Alutiiq International Solutions LLC, International Affairs Division of the U.S. National Guard Bureau at the Pentagon

mary-anne-heltonMary Anne Helton
Deputy General Counsel, Florida Public Service Commission
Graduated from FSU College of Law in 1991 and began serving on the PSC full-time legal staff upon graduation

michael-soleMichael Sole
Vice President, State Government Affairs Florida Power & Light Company 
Previously served as Secretary of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection

barry-weissBarry Weiss
Attorney at Law
Previously served as general counsel to two leading independent power and renewable energy companies
Former Partner, Greenberg Traurig, LLC and Squire Sanders LLP

hannah-wisemanHannah Wiseman 
Attorneys' Title Professor (Moderator) 
Florida State University College of Law 


Wednesday, November 5, 2014
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Roberts Hall, Room 208
425 West Jefferson Street

Reception to follow in the Rotunda

CLE credits approved.

To register for the event please call 850-645-8749 or e-mail Lindsey Hatcher.
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