Sebastian M. Lombardi

242 Trumbull Street
Hartford, CT 06103
T: (860) 275 0663
F: (860) 881 2493

Sebastian M. Lombardi – Associate

Professional Experience

Sebastian Lombardi is an associate in the firm's Energy and Utility Law department. His practice principally encompasses all aspects of transactional and regulatory matters associated with Federally regulated power and gas markets. Sebastian is a member of the team of lawyers serving as general counsel to the New England Power Pool (NEPOOL), a regional organization engaged in the wholesale markets for electrical power. In this capacity, Sebastian represents NEPOOL before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and regularly provides counsel on a wide range of matters related to the design and operation of the region's wholesale electric markets.

During law school, Sebastian served as a judicial clerk to the Honorable Mary Ellen Coster Williams of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, as a legal intern for the Connecticut attorney general, and as editor of the Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal. Prior to attending law school, Sebastian worked for a United States senator, primarily involved in defense, homeland security, veterans and energy policy issues.

Practice Areas

News, Publications & Presentations


  • University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D., 2011
  • Johns Hopkins University, M.A., with Honors, 2007
  • University of Richmond, B.A., 2004


  • State of Connecticut, 2011

Professional Affiliations

  • Northeast Energy and Commerce Association, Co-Chair of Power Markets Committee
  • Energy Bar Association
  • Connecticut Power and Energy Society
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity, Mentor

Outside Interests

  • Hartford's Law & Government Academy School Governance Council, 2009-2011
  • City of Hartford Young Professionals Task Force, former member

Awards and Achievements

  • ABA Section of Urban, State & Local Government Prize, 2010

  • Connecticut Conference of Municipalities Prize, 2009

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award: Renewable Energy Law in the United States

  • LEED Green Associate

  • Recognized as a Connecticut Super Lawyers "Rising Star," 2014