The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission elects new solicitor

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has appointed Robert H. Solomon, a veteran Commission staffer, as the Commission's new solicitor.

As solicitor, Solomon is responsible for defending the Commission's orders and initiatives before the US Courts of Appeals and the US Supreme Court.

Solomon, deputy solicitor since September 2001 and acting solicitor since November 2005, has presented oral argument before the Courts of Appeals on behalf of the Commission approximately 50 times in the past.


Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to View our subscription options


Want to know what’s included in our free membership? Click here

This address will be used to create your account

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here