Jeff Earl represents utility, municipal and consumer clients before the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission. He also works with cities, towns and counties on matters of municipal law. Jeff is the town attorney for Stilesville, IN.

Jeff graduated magna cum laude from Valparaiso University Law School where he was an associate editor of the Valparaiso University Law Review. During law school, Jeff was a legal writing teaching assistant and completed externships with Judge Robert Miller and Magistrate Judge Andrew Rodovich, both in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana. He also clerked at a law firm in Valparaiso.

Jeff earned a Bachelor of Science degree in liberal studies from the University of Central Florida. He also earned a Master of Theological Studies degree from the University of Notre Dame in 2001, and a Master of Arts in liberal studies with an emphasis on government and public policy from Valparaiso University in 2008.

Jeff is a fellow of the Indiana Bar Foundation, and is active in the Indiana Bar Association and the We the People civics education program.


Valparaiso University School of Law (J.D. magna cum laude, 2008)
Valparaiso University (Master of Arts in liberal studies with an emphasis on government and public policy, with highest honors, 2008)
University of Notre Dame (Master of Theological Studies, 2001)
University of Central Florida (B.S. in liberal studies, 1993)

Representative Matters

IURC Cause No. 44868 – AEP Generating Co., Lightstone Generation LLC, and Lawrenceburg Power, LLC –Regulatory approval of purchase of the Lawrenceburg electric generation facility.
IURC Cause No. 45038 – AES Ohio Generation, LLC and Montpelier Generating Station, LLC – Regulatory approval of the purchase of the Montpelier generation facility.

Appearances / Publications

“Challenging School Statements after B.A. and D.Z.”  (IPDC Annual Juvenile Defender Seminar, 2018); “Communicating with the Commission” (ISBA Utility Bar Spring Seminar, 2015); “Representing a Technology Company” (ISBA Technology Symposium, 2013); “Practice Tips Before the Commission” (ISBA Utility Bar Fall Seminar, 2013); “Practice Tips Before the Commission” (ISBA Utility Bar Spring Seminar, 2013)

Appointments / Memberships

Fellow of the Indiana Bar Foundation; ISBA Utility Section Council; Indiana Chamber of Commerce Energy Policy Committee