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PO Box 9500
Harrisburg, PA 17108-9500
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Patricia Armstrong is Of Counsel at Thomas, Niesen & Thomas, LLC.
Patty has more than 30 years of experience in the practice of utility law, representing electric, gas, water, telecommunications, sewer and motor carrier clients in ratemaking, certificate applications, and other regulatory proceedings before administrative agencies and appellate courts. She has provided extensive service in conjunction with secured and unsecured financings, public and private placements, municipal financings and loans by the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority, the Rural Utilities Service, and the National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation.
Patty has lectured extensively in the area of public utility law and energy at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute and numerous industry related conferences. Patty has been listed in the Best Lawyers in America and Pennsylvania Super Lawyers in the area of Public Utility Law and Energy. She is A-V rated by Martindale-Hubbell.
In addition to her extensive utility work, Patty is also one the firm’s primary estate planning and Pennsylvania corporate practice attorneys. Active in the community, she served as an officer and board member of various community organizations.
She is a member of the Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, and American Bar Associations and has served as Secretary/Treasurer of the Public Utility Law Section of the Pennsylvania Bar Association.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
- Corporate Law
- Energy, Telecommunications & Public Utility
- Trusts & Estates
- Dickinson School of Law
- Bucknell University
ADMITTED TO PRACTICE
- Pennsylvania, 1976
- U.S. Supreme Court
- U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
- U.S. District
Court, Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania