G. Darryl Reed
G. DARRYL REED is of counsel to Sidley in the Chicago office. Darryl’s practice includes complex commercial litigation and regulatory counseling.
Prior to joining the firm, Darryl served as Deputy General Counsel -Telecommunications in the Office of General Counsel at the Illinois Commerce Commission where he advised the Commission staff on a wide variety of regulatory, legislative and strategic planning issues including interpretation of the Telecommunications Act of 1996.
Darryl has experience in representing telecommunications providers, electric utilities, pipeline companies, gas providers, water and sewer companies and railroads before various state utility commissions and state courts.
Darryl has been recognized by Chambers USA 2013–2015 in Energy & Natural Resources: Regulatory and is listed as a “Best Lawyer” in the 2015–2017 editions of The Best Lawyers in America in Energy Law.
Prior to receiving his law degree, Darryl served in the United States Marine Corps from 1978–1984.