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UNC Clean Tech Speaker

Jeffrey Merrifield

Jeffrey Merrifield
Energy Section Leader and Partner
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Biography

Jeff Merrifield, a former presidential appointee to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, is passionate about identifying strategic and legal solutions for major energy and environmental issues. Jeff utilizes the wide range of experience he has gained over the last 30 years, having worked as an attorney in the U.S. Senate and as a senior executive at the largest power engineering and construction company in the United States—in addition to his time on the NRC—to bring his clients a unique perspective on strategic problem-solving. Jeff’s well-received media and public speaking capabilities also provide a significant resource for the advocacy of common-sense and cost-effective solutions.