Areas of Practice
  • Howard University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1994
  • University of Virginia, B.A., 1987
Bar & Court Admissions
  • District of Columbia

Monique Watson

Of Counsel
1330 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington DC 20036
TEL: +1 202 429 6483
FAX: +1 202 429 3902

Monique Watson is recognized for her deep knowledge and understanding of energy law, policy, economics, and regulation, with particular focus on oil and natural gas pipeline matters. In her two decades of energy experience, including senior legal roles at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), she has managed legal and policy initiatives involving natural gas, crude oil, and refined petroleum products pipelines. She is also well versed in all facets of natural gas and oil pipeline regulation, including rate and tariff analysis, energy market policy review, and certificate review.

At FERC, Ms. Watson served as deputy director of the Office of Energy Market Regulation, Division of Pipeline Regulation; as attorney adviser in the Division of Pipeline Regulation; as a legal adviser to then-FERC Commissioner Marc Spitzer; and as an appellate attorney in the Office of the Solicitor.