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Scott D. Cousins, a director in Bayard PA’s business restructuring and liquidations group, served as a panelist on a topic titled “Power Industry: What’s Next?” at the American Bankruptcy Institute’s 36th annual spring meeting on in Washington, DC.

The panel discussed the current state of the struggling nuclear and coal power industries; the growing gas and renewable energy sector and the effects of energy bankruptcy cases on the power industry. Cousins and the other panelists also offered predictions with regard to future changes in the energy business and issues it may confront going forward, according to Bayard.

Cousins focuses his practice on corporate bankruptcy and restructuring. He has experience handling matters in the power industry and knowledge as a result of his role as general counsel to NextEra Energy Resources and at The Columbia Gas System Inc.