Alexander W. Judd


  • Overview


    Alexander Judd, a member of the Environmental + Utilities Group, represents clients in the areas of energy, utilities, and telecommunications law.

    Energy Regulatory

    Mr. Judd counsels energy clients on regulatory compliance and transactional matters. He represents a range of clients, including electricity suppliers, solar companies, developers, and municipalities. He appears frequently before the Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA). He also monitors and reports on regulatory developments in the energy and utilities field throughout New England.


    Mr. Judd assists clients who are seeking to install telecommunications towers and any wireless facilities in Connecticut. He files applications with the Connecticut PURA, the Connecticut Siting Council, state administrative agencies and local land use boards in connection with facility siting matters.

    Pro Bono

    Mr. Judd assists Doctors Without Borders, an international medical relief organization, with tax and general corporate matters.

    Prior to joining Robinson+Cole, Mr. Judd served as the legislative attorney to the Energy and Technology Committee of the Connecticut General Assembly during the 2013 and 2014 legislative sessions. In addition, Mr. Judd interned for Robinson+Cole, Northeast Utilities, the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection’s Bureau of Energy and Technology Policy, the Connecticut Office of Consumer Counsel, and JetBlue Airways. While attending law school, Mr. Judd served as research assistant for the Center for Energy and Environmental Law at the University of Connecticut School of Law. He was also the recipient of the CALI Award for Excellence for Renewable Energy and Green Building, International Environmental Law, Land Use, and Historic Preservation Law and Public Policy.

  • Experience
    • Experience


      • Counsel to competitive suppliers of electricity in various matters before the Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA).

      • Represents the nation’s leading wireless telecommunications provider before the Connecticut Siting Council and Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) in connection with the installation of wireless facilities throughout Connecticut. Drafts legislation relating to the application and approval process of wireless facilities and provides legal support as it relates to real estate matters.

    • Professional Associations

      Professional Associations

      American Bar Association
      Public Utility, Communications, and Transportation Law Section
      Chair of Environmental and Energy Law Committee, State and Local Government Law Section
      Chair of Telecommunications and Land Use Planning Subcommittee of the Land Use Planning and Zoning
      Young Lawyers Division

      Connecticut Bar Association
      Secretary of Energy, Public Utility, and Communications Law Section

      Energy Bar Association
      Electricity Regulation Committee
      Legislation Committee
      Natural Gas Regulation Committee

      Connecticut Power & Energy Society
      New Energy Professionals Committee
    • Community Involvement

      Community Involvement

      Hartford Preservation Alliance
      Board of Directors, Secretary (2015)
    • Publications


      "Renewable Energy," published in Recent Developments in Public Utility, Communications and Transportation Industries, co-authored with Joey Lee Miranda (2015)
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      "Mass Tort Claims Administration and Handling: Lessons from Deepwater Horizon," published in Environmental Litigation, co-authored with Peter R. Knight, a publication of the ABA (Winter 2015)
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      "EPA Proposal Raises Concerns About Electricity Supply," published in Connecticut Law Tribune, co-authored with Brian C. Freeman (November 2014)

      "What Once Was Old Is New Again: Recent Developments in Judicial Review of Land Use Regulation of Cellular Telecommunications Facilities," published in The Urban Lawyer (Fall 2014)

      "Creating the “Green” Line: A Survey of the Transit-Oriented Development Planning Process," published in Zoning and Planning Law Report (June 2012)

      "Recent Developments in Public Utility, Communications and Transportation Industries, Renewable Energy," published in American Bar Association (2012)

    • Presentations


      "Energy Siting on Indian Lands," Moderator, at the ABA's Section of State and Local Government Law Fall Meeting in Phoenix (11/18/2016)
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      "T-Mobile South v. City of Roswell and Other Recent Developments in Cell Tower Siting," webinar, served as a panelist (5/7/2015)

      "Recent Developments in Telecommunications Law," at the Land Use Hot Topics Lunch at the ABA's Section of State and Local Government Law Spring Meeting in Philadelphia (4/24/2015)
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    • News

      R+C in the News

      • June 2, 2017

        Environmental + Utilities Group Members Volunteer to Keep Bushnell Park Beautiful

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      • May 12, 2017

        Robinson+Cole Team Walks Against Hunger

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      • June 16, 2016

        Alex Judd Elected Secretary of CBA's Energy, Public Utility, and Communications Law Section

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      • April 4, 2016

        Alex Judd Elected Secretary of Hartford Preservation Alliance Board of Directors

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      • July 1, 2015

        Alex Judd Writes Article on Regulation of Cellular Telecommunications Facilities for The Urban Lawyer

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      • May 15, 2015

        Environmental and Utility Lawyers Participate in ABA Cell Tower Webinar

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      • May 1, 2015

        Hartford Lawyers Present at ABA Section of State and Local Government Law Spring Meeting

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      • February 26, 2015

        Environmental Lawyers Publish Article on Lessons from Deepwater Horizon

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      • December 5, 2014

        Alex Judd Elected to CBA Leadership Position

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      • November 26, 2014

        Hartford Lawyers Address Climate Change Regulations in Connecticut Law Tribune article

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      • August 22, 2014

        Hartford Lawyer Selected to Chair ABA Telecommunications and Land Use Subcommittee

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      R+C News Releases

      • February 1, 2016

        Robinson+Cole Forms Sustainability Cross-Practice Team

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      • April 9, 2015

        Alexander Judd Elected to Hartford Preservation Alliance Board of Directors

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      • October 16, 2014

        Robinson+Cole Welcomes New Lawyers

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