BrownWinick is pleased to announce that Samantha Norris will be joining the firm’s Energy, Natural Resources and Environmental Law Practice Group. Samantha brings more than 20 years of legal experience to BrownWinick, including having previously practiced energy law at a major Chicago law firm, serving as in-house counsel to a major electric and gas public utility and later as General Counsel to the Iowa Utilities Board. She received her Juris Doctor from Northwestern University and went on to earn her MBA from the University of Iowa. Samantha will join the firm in mid-August. Sheila Tipton, co-chair of the Energy, Natural Resources and Environmental Law practice group stated: “We are so excited that Samantha soon will be a part of our practice. We know that our clients are going to appreciate and benefit greatly from her experience and expertise and we look forward to having her as a member of our team for many years to come”.