Ms. Gafner advises and advocates on behalf of energy clients with respect to numerous aspects of their business, including litigation, appellate matters, government enforcement, real estate, crisis management, and oil and gas transactions. Her litigation practice focuses on representing energy clients in a variety of sectors, including oil and gas, renewables, and mining, before federal and state trial and appellate courts as well as local governing bodies.
In addition to her litigation practice, Ms. Gafner practices in the areas of investigations, enforcement, and white collar crime, advising companies subject to federal and state investigations across the United States. Ms. Gafner is experienced in performing internal investigations as well as defending clients against federal and state agencies.
As a member of the firm’s crisis management team, Ms. Gafner also counsels clients in crisis management events by providing on-site response and post-incident support.
Ms. Gafner is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
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