Chase Kappel is an Associate in Ellison Schneider Harris & Donlan. Her practice focuses on energy law and regulatory compliance. She has represented multi-jurisdictional utilities and qualifying electric facilities in administrative law matters before the California Public Utilities Commission, and she has advised small and renewable electric generating facilities in transactional matters, including power purchase agreement negotiations. Before coming to the firm, Chase practiced personal injury litigation at Mendes & Mount in Los Angeles. Prior to earning her J.D., Chase worked as a consulting economist at Exeter Associates, a consulting firm that provides economic and financial services to government agencies and large consumers in the areas of energy and telecommunications. She earned her J.D. from the University of Richmond School of Law in Richmond, Virginia, and graduated with a B.S. in Economics and a B.A. in English from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia.