Alan L. Reed is a retired former Chairman of Morgan Lewis. He was a partner of the firm from 1969 to 2000. Mr. Reed’s corporate experience has involved a wide range of corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions, financings, governance and general advice for such companies as Safeguard Scientifics, Philadelphia Suburban Corporation, Exelon Corporation (formerly PECO Energy Company) and Severn Trent plc. Mr. Reed’s principal experience concerning regulatory matters has involved representing electric and water companies. He served as lead counsel for PECO and Pennsylvania Power Company in numerous proceedings before the Pennsylvania PUC and in various appeals before the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court and the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. He also has participated in appeals before the U.S. Supreme Court. In addition, Mr. Reed has represented two of the country’s largest investor-owned water utilities, American Water Works and Philadelphia Suburban Corporation. Mr. Reed served as an intelligence officer in the U.S. Navy for three years. Mr. Reed is an emeritus director of the National Constitution Center and a director of the Philadelphia Orchestra Association. He received his LL.B. from Harvard Law School.