Biography

Kelsey assists clients with environmental and energy regulatory compliance and managing the regulatory process.

Kelsey received her J.D. with honors from The George Washington University Law School. While in law school, Kelsey interned with the Environmental Protection Agency, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, The Climate Reality Project, and the Potomac Riverkeeper Network. While at the EPA, Kelsey’s work focused on regulatory compliance of environmental laws and regulations at federal facilities. Additionally, while in law school, Kelsey continued her tenure at The Climate Reality Project as a part-time law clerk working with the in-house legal team. During her second year, she was a Research and Writing Fellow for the energy law exchange program in collaboration with the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. As a fellow, Kelsey wrote an in-depth policy paper about the effects of the clean energy transition on energy poverty in the United States.

Before joining Verrill, Kelsey spent seven years living in Washington, DC. When not working, Kelsey enjoys spending time in the outdoors and has a goal to visit all U.S. National Parks. She also loves live music and has seen over 75 artists in concert.

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Education

  • The George Washington University Law School  (J.D., With Honors)
  • University of Delaware  (B.A.)

Bar Admissions

  • Kelsey’s bar admission is pending.

Firm Highlights

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Maine Rural Water Association Annual Conference with Verrill Attorney Mathew J. Todaro

Verrill Attorney Mathew J. Todaro, along with two others, will be presenting at the Maine Rural Water Association’s 41 st Annual Conference and Trade Show. Their presentation, “PFAS and Practicality Regulatory Updates with a...

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Verrill Alumni Bill Harwood Nominated as Public Advocate for the State of Maine

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Incidental Take of Migratory Birds Prohibited Once Again as New MBTA Rule Becomes Effective

A U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (“FWS”) final rule that presumptively reinstates liability for incidental take under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act (“MBTA”) becomes effective on December 3. The new rule revokes a Trump-era...

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New Maine Law Regarding Decommissioning for Solar Projects

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Jim Cohen Appointed to Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority

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Longtime Verrill Attorney Begins New Role as Senior Advisor at Maine Governor’s Energy Office

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Geoff Why to Moderate "The Future is Now: 5G Wireless Networks"

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Maine PUC Releases Report on Evolution of Electrical Grid to Meet Climate Goals

On December 1, 2021, the Maine PUC released a Report on the first phase of its investigation into necessary design and operational changes to the electrical distribution grid to facilitate the State’s clean energy...

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Long-time Verrill Attorney William Harwood to Join Maine Governor’s Energy Office

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Environmental Protection Agency’s PFAS Roadmap

Last week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) announced its PFAS Strategic Roadmap. PFAS are a class of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances that have been used in a wide variety of industries since the...

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