Areas of Practice
  • Harvard Law School, J.D., 2016
  • American University, B.A., magna cum laude , 2012
Bar & Court Admissions
  • California
  • District of Columbia
1330 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington DC 20036
TEL: +1 202 429 6228
FAX: +1 202 429 3902

Karen Bruni focuses her energy practice on the regulation of electric utilities by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), particularly matters involving enforcement and investigations. As a complement to her work in the energy realm, Ms. Bruni also handles financial services enforcement and regulatory matters. Before entering private practice with Steptoe, Ms. Bruni served as a legal fellow for the US Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Additionally, she worked on energy market issues in both for-profit and nonprofit settings before and during law school, including at the Brattle Group.

Ms. Bruni is also committed to Steptoe’s pro bono efforts, and is especially dedicated to helping kids in the Washington, DC area secure appropriate public education services.