J. Kennerly Davis

J. Kennerly Davis, Jr.

Senior Attorney, Former Deputy Attorney General for Virginia

Ken has over thirty years of legal and executive management experience in the electric power industry. He has advised traditional utilities, competitive generation companies, power marketers, independent transmission companies, independent system operators and microgenerators.

Prior to joining Hunton & Williams, Ken served as Deputy Attorney General for Virginia, responsible for matters relating to transportation, infrastructure and land use planning. Before that, Ken served as vice-president of finance and administrative services, treasurer and corporate secretary for the Virginia Electric and Power Company, and also worked for Dominion Resources and Virginia Power as an attorney, operations manager and officer.

J. Kennerly Davis, Jr. has over 30 years of legal and executive management experience in the domestic and international electric power industry. During 2013 and 2014, he served as Deputy Attorney General for Virginia, responsible for matters relating to transportation, infrastructure development, and the development and operation of sea and space ports. His research and published writing focuses on property rights, regulatory reform and the rule of law. In addition to his law degree from Harvard Law School, he received an M.A. in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from Pembroke College, Oxford, and an A.B. in government from Cornell University.