Mona Tandon

Partner

202-298-1886

mxt@vnf.com

Assistant

1050 Thomas Jefferson Street NW
Seventh Floor
Washington, DC 20007
  • Assisting clients with due diligence reviews in the purchase of oil and gas facilities.
  • Counseling clients regarding the Interstate Commerce Act and FERC’s rules related to oil pipeline tariffs, rates and terms of service.
  • Helping pipeline clients determine the best path forward with respect to customer bankruptcies.
  • Representing natural gas pipeline companies in Natural Gas Act Section 4 and Section 5 rate cases.
  • Drafting and advising on open season documents, transportation service agreements, tariffs, and non-jurisdictional agreements for oil pipeline and natural gas pipeline clients.
  • Assisting clients in navigating the project siting and permitting processes, including federal, state and local environmental and safety requirements, and U.S. Department of State Presidential Permit process.
  • Counseling clients regarding project development and acquisitions.
  • Managing customs and international trade activities worldwide.
  • Reviewing and drafting commercial agreements to ensure compliance with regulatory policies and U.S. law.

Publications

AGA FERC Manual: A Guide for Local Distribution Companies (2016-2017)

Contributing Author
American Gas Association, 2016-2017 Edition
05/01/2016

Presentations

2018 AOPL Annual Business Conference

Speaker, "Developing and Recontracting Pipeline Capacity – Petitions for Declaratory Order"
Denver, CO
09/25/2018

2018 Annual Energy Conference

Speaker, "FERC Tax Actions"
Northwest Gas Association
Stevenson, WA
06/07/2018

2017 AOPL Annual Business Conference

Speaker, "What to do About Pipeline Capacity"
Seattle, WA
10/19/2017

14th Annual Energy Conference

Speaker, "Public Perception: Strategies & Solutions"
Northwest Gas Association
Stevenson, WA
06/07/2017

2017 EBA Annual Meeting & Conference

Speaker, "The Changing Industry and FERC Landscape for Oil Pipelines and Shippers"
Washington, DC
04/03/2017

Interstate Pipeline Regulatory Committee Annual Meeting

Speaker, “Project Development & Public Perception”
San Antonio, TX
09/21/2016

AOPL's Annual Business Conference

Speaker, "Hearings and Enforcement at FERC & PHMSA"
Association of Oil Pipelines
Chicago, IL
09/13/2016

Colorado Association of Municipal Utilities 2016 Annual Conference

Speaker, "Connecting the Dots on Infrastructure"
Aspen, CO
07/13/2016

Northwest Gas Association's 2016 Annual Energy Conference

Speaker, "Challenges in Major Project Development"
Stevenson, WA
06/09/2016

AOPL 2015 Annual Business Conference

Panelist, "In Season or Out of Season"
Association of Oil Pipelines
Atlanta, GA
09/15/2015