Dane Stinson

For over 30 years, Dane Stinson's practice has focused on the regulated and unregulated activities of public utilities, pipeline companies, and competitive suppliers in the electric, natural gas, and telecommunications industries. Dane appears frequently before the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio and represents a broad array of interests, including those of competitive energy suppliers and consumers, ranging from large-scale governmental aggregations and commercial consumer coalitions to individual commercial and industrial customers. He also represents power generators, pipeline companies, and wind developers who seek certification of their energy development projects before the Ohio Power Siting Board. In addition, Dane represents competitive suppliers and consumers in energy procurement and contractual issues.

Dane has served in several public offices, including as the Ohio Supreme Court's Master Commissioner of Public Utility Law, and as Deputy Legal Counsel for the Ohio Public Utilities Commission.

Bar Admissions & Activities

  • Chair, Ohio State Bar Association (Public Utilities Committee); Member, Columbus Bar Association (Public Utilities Committee and Admissions Committee); Member, Federal Communications Bar Association

Awards & Recognition

  • Listed, Best Lawyers in America (Energy Law; Energy Regulatory Law), 2019


  • The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law (J.D., 1981)
  • The Ohio State University (B.A., cum laude, 1978)