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Energy and Regulatory Law, Litigation,
Administrative & Public Utilities

Robert J. Humm is a partner at Keegan Werlin LLP, focusing on energy, regulatory, and public utility law. He represents a number of gas and electric utilities in state regulatory and administrative proceedings in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut.

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Robert J. Humm

Boston Office

Phone: 617-951-1400
Fax: 617-951-1354

● Energy & Regulatory Law
● Public Utilities

● Administrative Law

● Litigation

Bar Admissions

Rhode Island



U.S. First Circuit of Appeals

U.S. District Court, District of Rhode Island

U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts

U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut

Mr. Humm advises energy and public utility companies on legal, regulatory, commercial, and legislative matters to support their objectives and ensure compliance. His representation includes advocacy and strategic guidance on issues related to distribution rates, planning and system reliability, infrastructure replacement, capital and operational expenses, energy supply, service quality, safety, compliance, mergers and acquisitions, and state investigations. In addition, his background as a litigation attorney allows him to assist clients with court appeals from administrative agency decisions.


Before joining Keegan Werlin, Mr. Humm served as Senior Counsel at National Grid in its New England Legal Regulatory Group, and as the Assistant General Counsel – Litigation at Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, where he represented the company in federal and state administrative proceedings, among other responsibilities. Mr. Humm began his career as a litigation attorney at Adler Pollock & Sheehan P.C.

Image by American Public Power Association

Roger Williams University School of Law, J.D., 2008


Brown University, B.A., Modern American History, 2004

Memberships & Associations

Town Council, Town of Barrington, Rhode Island – Vice President


Leadership Rhode Island – Member.


Friends of Brown Basketball – Executive Board Member.



Rhode Island Super Lawyers, “Rising Star,” 2014, 2015, 2016

Roger Williams University School of Law Alumni Association - President (2012-14).

Roger Williams University School of Law Alumni Board of Directors - Board Member (2009-16).

Roger Williams University School of Law Board of Directors - Ex Officio Member (2012-14).

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