Lloyd J. MacNeil

General Counsel, Edison Energy

Lloyd MacNeil is general counsel of Edison Energy, a competitive business that is a subsidiary of Edison International.  He serves as principal legal advisor and oversees government and regulatory affairs at the company. Edison Energy provides energy portfolio advisory services and solutions to commercial and industrial customers.   

Prior to joining Edison Energy, MacNeil was a partner at Dechert LLP, in Los Angeles, where he served in the firm’s Corporate and Securities group.  The practice focused on project financing and management, as well as mergers and acquisitions in the energy and infrastructure sector, with a particular emphasis on renewable energy.  

MacNeil has more than 20 years of legal counsel and litigation experience in the senior project finance, corporate and commercial arenas. His expertise includes energy and infrastructure development and finance, as well as corporate and commercial transactions.

In addition to partner and associate positions at several law firms, MacNeil has worked as a corporate attorney at Boeing Capital Corporation where he provided legal counsel related to the sale of the company’s commercial finance division to GE.

He received a bachelor’s degree in biology from Dalhousie University and a law degree from Dalhousie Law School, both in Halifax, Nova Scotia.