Jordan joins WBK from his role as Senior Counsel for the California Independent System Operator (CAISO), where he represented the company in a variety of state and federal regulatory proceedings in addition to advising clients on CAISO stakeholder initiatives.
During his eight-year tenure, Jordan served as the primary attorney representing the CAISO before the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) and other state agencies. In this capacity, Jordan litigated key cases regarding resource adequacy, integrated resource planning, and transmission infrastructure permitting. Jordan also represented the CAISO at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on a variety of issues, including transmission planning, market design, and rate cases. Jordan served as the primary attorney advising the CAISO’s infrastructure development group on transmission planning, competitive solicitation, and contracting. Jordan brings a wealth of experience regarding the CAISO energy markets and their interaction with capacity and transmission markets throughout the West.
Prior to joining the CAISO, Jordan represented the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) as Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Staff Counsel. In his role as Assistant General Counsel, he defended the PUCN in various Nevada courts, including the Nevada Supreme Court, on critical administrative law matters. As Assistant Staff Counsel at the PUCN, Jordan litigated a variety of large cases, including natural gas and electric company rate cases and electric company resource plans.
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