Peggy Heeg is co-chair of the Corporate Governance Practice Group and a member of the Executive Committee of Fulbright and Jaworski L.L.P., a 900-attorney international law firm. Previously, Ms. Heeg served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel of El Paso Corporation.
Ms. Heeg combines her knowledge of the energy industry, corporate governance and regulation to defend and provide strategic advice on a broad array of energy, complex governance, business and enforcement matters. Ms. Heeg has extensive experience representing companies, officers, directors and special committees in conducting internal investigations related to corporate malfeasance, regulatory compliance, whistleblower allegations and related party transactions.
Ms. Heeg is a member of the Board of Directors, Chair of the Nominating and Governance Committee and a member of the Audit and Conflicts Committees of the General Partner of Eagle Rock Energy, a publicly traded master limited partnership. Ms. Heeg has served on the Board of Trustees and Audit Committee of the United Way of Greater Houston and on the Board of Directors and Finance Committee of DePelchin Children's Center.
Ms. Heeg has been repeatedly named as one of the Best Lawyers in America, Corporate Governance and has been recognized by Chambers as a leading lawyer in energy.