United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

John E. Matthews

John E. Matthews is a Partner in the Energy Practice of Morgan, Lewis and Bockius, LLP, resident in the Firm's Washington, DC office. He received his Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia's School of Law and a Bachelor of Science from Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service. He is a member of the Federal Energy Bar Association and the International Nuclear Lawyers Association.

Mr. Matthews has successfully assisted clients in obtaining NRC regulatory approvals for "first of kind" commercial transactions involving nuclear power plants. He advises clients regarding the acquisition and financing of NRC-licensed assets, decommissioning funding issues, NRC's review of license transfers, foreign ownership control or domination issues, and liability issues associated with the ownership and operation of nuclear assets. He has been actively engaged in the development of policy and programs to facilitate the financing of new nuclear plant construction in the United States and abroad. He also assists clients in NRC hearing matters and complex litigation in state and federal courts involving nuclear assets.

Mr. Matthews is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and the State of Texas.

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