Gergen, Michael J.

Michael J. Gergen

Retired Partner

Michael Gergen retired from the partnership in December 2020. He was a partner in the Washington, D.C. office, with extensive experience developing practical applications of economic theory, corporate finance, and regulatory law to assist clients in the energy industry and other network industries to compete successfully in an environment of market-based, open-access competition.

Mr. Gergen’s representative clients have included entities involved in:

  • Electric generation and transmission
  • Electric and gas marketing and trading
  • Investment and commercial banking

Additionally, Mr. Gergen represented foreign governments and financial institutions. He assisted clients in the development and use of federal and state financing support and incentive programs focused on clean energy technologies, products, and services.

At the time of his retirement, Mr. Gergen was an adjunct professor of law and a member of the Board of Advisors for the Institute for Policy Integrity at the New York University School of Law.


  • JD, New York University School of Law, 1992
  • MS, University of California, Santa Cruz, 1987
  • BA, Antioch College, 1982