Brian E. Chisling

Brian Chisling is a Partner in the Corporate Department at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP. He specializes in transactions involving energy and infrastructure companies, advising electric and gas utilities, independent power producers, pipeline companies, private equity investors and financing parties with respect to mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, securities issuances and related federal and state regulatory issues.

In the power industry, he regularly advises American Electric Power, Ohio Valley Electric Corp., PPL and various private equity clients.

Brian joined the Firm in 1994, was named Counsel in 2002, was named Senior Counsel in 2004 and named Partner in 2012. He received his J.D. with honors from the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law in 1994. He received a B.S. in Finance and a B.A. in Sociology from Indiana University in 1991. Brian is a member of the American, New York, Ohio and Energy Bar Associations.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Corporate and 2) International Regulatory and Compliance
Law School Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, (J.D.1994)
Education Indiana University, (B.S.1991), Indiana University, (B.A.1991)
Bar Member / Association American Bar Association, New York Bar Association, Ohio State Bar Association, Energy Bar Association
Most recent firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
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