Jewel R.Hand (J.R.)


Houston + 1.832.239.3781

J.R. Hand represents clients before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) in administrative litigation involving interstate oil and gas pipeline rates and tariffs. He counsels clients regarding regulatory requirements at FERC for developing new or expanded oil and gas pipelines. He helps clients with oil and gas commercial agreements, such as transportation services agreements, capacity leases, acreage dedications, gathering agreements, and operational agreements, as well as agreements for the purchase and sale of hydrocarbons. J.R. also counsels clients on regulatory compliance and oil and gas commercial agreements in the context of mergers and acquisitions in the oil and gas industry.


  • Large natural gas producer represented in NGA Section 4 rate caseJones Day is representing a large producer of natural gas in Appalachia in an NGA Section 4 rate case involving a major interstate natural gas pipeline serving the Mid-Continent and Mid-West United States.