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Diana M. Liebmann has quietly become one of the top wind energy lawyers in Texas according to Texas Super Lawyers
It happened several years ago. Diana M. Liebmann, who heads the electric power practice in the San Antonio office of Haynes and Boone, was driving across West Texas with her daughter when they came upon a wind farm. Pointing to the clusters of wind turbines, Lauren, who is now 13, asked, “Mommy, are those your windmills?”
“Yes,” Liebmann replied, explaining that the windmills belonged to her clients: “Mommy worked on them, but I didn’t actually build them.”
But if she didn’t actually build forests of wind turbines, which are as tall as Douglas-fir trees and now as common a sight as oil wells in the region, Liebmann’s advocacy and regulatory expertise on wind generation have played an important role in their existence, survival and expansion.
And when it comes to wind energy, Texas rules.
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